Analyst Profile

Lars Mieritz

Lars Mieritz

Research VP

23 years at Gartner ,  32 years industry experience
United Kingdom


Roles and Responsibilities

As part of the Program and Portfolio Management team, within Gartner's IT Leaders research group, Lars Mieritz focuses on program and portfolio management, covering topics such as business case articulation, prioritization and ranking, review and measurement of projects, programs and business outcomes, as well as defining and communicating success metrics and KPIs. Mr. Mieritz's published research covers models and frameworks, such as TCO for cost optimization, the Gartner Business Value Model, ITScore and business communications and alignment through scorecards, dashboards or other performance management initiatives, as well as demonstrating the business value of IT.

Areas of Coverage

  • IT Management

Background

Previous Experience

Before his current position, Mr. Mieritz was part of the IT Asset Management Research team, which he joined after working on Gartner's tools for total cost of ownership (TCO) management and benchmarking and business case development and justification. Previously, he was responsible for the Gartner Measurement EMEA Research Services Center, leveraging the synergies of Gartner benchmarking data and Gartner Research. Mr. Mieritz joined Gartner Research in 1994 as a senior analyst, covering distributed computing procurement and acquisition, asset management and TCO. Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Mieritz was responsible for providing research and consulting services to vendor and user communities for IDC.

Professional Background

IDC Financial Services, Senior Analyst, 5 years
IDC Scandinavia, Nordic Consulting Manager, 5 years

Education

B.S., Business Economics, Copenhagen School of Economics and Business Administration

Languages

English