Dr. Susan Wegner
Chief Data Office
Dr. Susan Wegner (CDataO) is responsible for data governance, management, architecture, models and analytics. This includes to establish a company-wide data governance & management program, drive data analytics strategy forward, leverage initiatives of existing shared competencies and have the focus on the effective exploitation of data and analytics to deliver business value.
Susan brings with her more than 20 years of experience especially in the fields of platform/software design, image processing, data analysis and artificial intelligence. Before she joined Deutsche Telekom Group in 2000, she worked in various companies (German Heart Institute Berlin, Robert Bosch) as Expert for Image Segmentation focusing on Data Analytics and Artificial Intelligence – her PhD topic - and Software Engineer for driver information systems. In 2008, Susan joined Telekom Innovation Laboratories starting to work on Customer/Data Analytics topics again. In 2011, she became Vice President Smart Data Analytics & Communication at Telekom Innovation Laboratories. In addition, she has held different positions within the Motionlogic Advisory Board since 2013, subsidiary of Deutsche Telekom Group and since 2015 she has been Managing Board Member of the Bitkom Big Data Group.