Dr. Matthias Voigt

Westfalen AG
Management/ Head of IT
Digital-enabled Sustainability: Business model transformation of the Westfalen Group

We are part of the climate problem – but we are also part of the solution. The Westfalen Group has taken the challenge to shift its product and service offering. Our mission is to help our customers to become more sustainable. This means nothing less than transforming large parts of our business model – which led to success in a hundred-year company history. Digital solutions are a major enabler to the transformation of the business model o the Westfalen Group. Dr. Matthias Voigt, Westfalen CIO, will illustrate the cornerstones of the IT strategy which enable our sustainable offerings.

Short CV:

Dr Matthias Voigt has been Head of IT at the Westfalen Group since 2019. He was awarded the Cyber Resilience Award, CIO of the Year 2022, for his handling of the ransomware attack. Before that, he worked as a senior manager in strategic IT consulting, accompanied international IT and process management projects in application-oriented research and was managing director of a web design startup. Matthias has a doctorate in business informatics on the topic of business process management and innovation management.