Frank Hocke

Volkswagen Group Rus, CIO

About speaker

Executive with 40 years’ experience in IT, Project Management, Leadership and Automotive.
He started 1979 in IT at Volkswagen as a software engineer for Vehicle logistic systems and developed his career in IT. From 1999 to 2004 he worked in the US and acted as a Vice President and CIO for gedas USA a Volkswagen IT company . After this assignment he moved to China until 2008 as the head of Management Services and CIO of FAW-VW in Changchun China, a Joint venture between Volkswagen and FAW. In 2008 returning to Germany, he accepted the position as head of after sales and diagnosis systems for the Volkswagen Group. End of 2010 he was asked to be head of IT for the Volkswagen Sales Division Germany and later in parallel he also took over the responsibility for Dealer-System Integration Systems worldwide. End of 2017 he was named Head of Process and Systems Russian and acting CIO for the Russian Region. Since mid of 2019 he is also supporting IT-Activities for Sales and Marketing Brand VW in Germany in parallel.

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