SAP, Vice President, Head of Global SAP Co-Innovation Lab Network
Rudolf Held has been managing and driving market-focused co-innovation between SAP, partners and customers globally for more than a decade. Being part of SAP R&D for over two decades, he has gathered manifold experiences in building business solutions jointly with all kinds of partners that leverage latest SAP technology, e.g. in Big Data, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence or Blockchain.
In his current role, Rudolf heads the Global SAP Co-Innovation Labs Network with presence in 14 countries worldwide. Co-Innovation Labs allow SAP and partners from the ecosystem to jointly engage in a well-defined process from concept incubation, mutual co-investment agreement, prototyping and solution realization to roll-out.
Rudolf Held holds an MSc in Theoretical Physics from the University of Regensburg, Germany.