Alexander Bode


Angestellt, Chief Innovation Officer (CIO), Haribo

Grafschaft, Germany


Digital strategy
IT Strategy
Process knowhow in automotive industry; chemical industry and retail
Leadership in virtual central and decentral organizations
Programm Management
Global Template Rollouts in Core Applications
Digital Transformation
IT Governance
Application Lifecycle Management
SAP Portfolio
Organizational Development
Global Process and template program


Professional experience for Alexander Bode

  • Current 2 months, since Dec 2021

    Chief Innovation Officer (CIO)


  • 7 years and 5 months, Jul 2014 - Nov 2021

    Chief Information Officer (CIO)

    Deutsche Amphibolinwerke von Robert Murjahn

    Responsible for the group-wide IT of Deutsche Amphibolinwerke. DAW owns a technology and innovation leadership position in paints, coatings, lacquers and insulants and leads the European market as one of the top three players. Well known brands to the market are Alpina, Caparol as well as Alsecco.

  • 9 months, Sep 2013 - May 2014

    Head of Global IT Governance

    Celesio AG

    Responsible within Celesio's global IT Organization for: Strategy, Enterprise Architecture, Project Portfolio Management and PMO, Governance, Process Performance Management, Risk & Compliance Management, Communication & Marketing, Organizational Development, Skill and Resource Management. Leadership of IT Senior Project Manager pool in charge for strategic business projects

  • 4 years and 8 months, Jan 2009 - Aug 2013

    Director ERP Europe

    Freudenberg Sealing Technologies GmbH & Co. KG,

    Responsible within centrally managed European IT organization for: Application Lifecycle Management SAP landscape (ERP, BI, PI, EDI, GTS, SolMan). Virtual linked team of 40 SAP consultants (establish, lead, evolve). Multi-project management (SAP consolidation, rollout, carve out). Leading and evolving of IT Service provider. SAP solution architecture, Business Process & IT Consulting focused on SAP related processes. Template integrity of European business process template.

  • 2 years and 5 months, Aug 2006 - Dec 2008

    Manager SAP Systems Europe

    Freudenberg Dichtungs und Schwingungstechnik GmbH & Co. KG

    Führung des SAP Competence Center incl. der Themenbereiche EDI (Electronic Data Interchange), BI (Business Intelligence) und Kundenportale

  • 3 years and 10 months, Oct 2002 - Jul 2006

    IT Manager

    Freudenberg Spezialdichtungsprodukte GbmH & Co. KG

    Responsible within the local IT organization for: IT Project Management (Infrastructure, SAP, 3rd party applications) IT Controlling, IT Security, SAP on-site support (SAP BI, SAP ERP)

  • 3 years and 1 month, Sep 1999 - Sep 2002

    BA Student

    Freudenberg Dichtungs und Schwingungstechnik GmbH & Co. KG

Educational background for Alexander Bode

  • 3 years and 1 month, Sep 1999 - Sep 2002


    Berufsakademie Mannheim, Open University London


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • Spanish


  • French


  • Russian



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