Dr. Hellmuth Broda

Inhaber, Information Technology and Business Strategist, Dr. Hellmuth Broda Consulting

Basel, Switzerland


- Strategic consulting on the interface of busines
conducting workshops - Project Management for co
Open Standards
Open Source
Open Data Formats; Identity
Privacy Management as the basis for any commerce o
advising in balancing security vs. communication n
extrapolations and predictions - Coaching for CIO
Computer Science


Professional experience for Hellmuth Broda

  • Current 6 years and 1 month, since May 2018

    Information Technology and Business Strategist

    Dr. Hellmuth Broda Consulting

    Information Technology and Business Strategist; Project Manager; Interim Manager

  • 2 years and 3 months, Feb 2016 - Apr 2018

    OneSource Enterprise Professional Services Leader Europe

    PerkinElmer Inc.

    As "OneSource Information Services Lead Europe" at PerkinElmer Hellmuth leads the Professional Services for Life Sciences and Environmental Health. The purpose of the services we deliver to our clients is: "Let the Scientists do his science and let us worry about the rest."

  • 2 years and 2 months, Dec 2013 - Jan 2016

    Information Technology Strategist

    Dr. Hellmuth Broda Consulting

    Information Technology Strategist; Project Manager; Interim Manager

  • 1 year and 7 months, May 2012 - Nov 2013

    Principal Technology Architect


    Principal Technology Architect Life Sciences - Working with the Retail, Consumer Goods, and Life Sciences Group (RCL) - Focusing on Life Sciences R&D - Trusted Technology Advisor for customers on executive level

  • 5 years, Jan 2008 - Dec 2012

    Chairman of the Board, careon Avalis

    careon GmbH

    Non-executive chairman of the board of "careon Avalis", Basel (until 2010 "Avalis Healthcare Systems AG", Zürich). The company produced technologies for remote monitoring of Asthma-, COPD-, CHF- and Diabetes patients with caregivers' dashboard for monitoring large populations of patients.

  • 1 year and 3 months, Feb 2011 - Apr 2012

    Associate Partner

    Innovia Ventures

    Associate Partner covering IT strategy issues around cloud computing, open systems, social networks in the enterprise, identity management etc.

  • 3 years and 3 months, Feb 2009 - Apr 2012

    Executive Advisor

    Experton Group

    Knowledge Transfer to industry customers in ICT strategy planning, Open Systems, Identity Management. Lecturer at the "Experton University" for CIO's. Serving customers in an advisory role and as consultant in Europe and Middle East.

  • 3 years and 11 months, Jun 2008 - Apr 2012

    Information Technology Strategist

    Dr. Hellmuth Broda Consulting

    Offers strategy consultancy in Identity/Privacy/Trust Management; Open Systems/Open Source/Open Standards; future technology directions; project management of large/complex projects; business development; networking. Working as external business development resource for several companies in the identity/security space as well as telemedicine.

  • 9 years and 9 months, Jan 2002 - Sep 2011

    Spokesperson and Individual Contributor

    Liberty Alliance / Kantara Initiative

    Member of the Business Marketing Expert Group and the e-Government Special Interest Group

  • 4 months, Sep 2008 - Dec 2008

    VP Business Development

    First Ondemand, Ltd.

    First Ondemand has an end-to-end solution for secure codes that can be embedded in 2-D Barcodes, RFID, or mobile phone messages. The codes are instrumental in fighting counterfeiting and supporting track&trace and supply chain control.

  • 1 year and 11 months, Jul 2006 - May 2008

    CTO, Global Government Strategy

    Sun Microsystems Inc.

    Distinguished Marketing Director and Chief Technology Officer for Global Government Strategy

  • 1 year and 6 months, Jan 2005 - Jun 2006

    European CTO, Strategic Insight Office

    Sun Microsystems Inc.

    Distinguished Marketing Director and European CTO (a.k.a. Chief 'Talking' Officer). Bringing technology related customer feedback back into the organization -- the ear to the customer.

  • 6 years and 6 months, Jul 1998 - Dec 2004


    Sun Microsystems Inc.

  • 3 years and 1 month, Jun 1995 - Jun 1998

    Country Technology Manager and Member, CMT

    Sun Microsystems (Schweiz) AG

    Country Technology Manager, Manager, Competence Center and member of the Country Management Team (Geschäftsleitung)

  • 4 years and 6 months, Dec 1990 - May 1995

    Dir., Systems Development, Pharma IT

    Hoffmann-La Roche AG

    Responsible for IT Systems Development in Pharma R&D in Basle and Nutley, NJ

  • 5 years and 7 months, May 1985 - Nov 1990

    Project Group Leader

    Ciba-Geigy AG

    Employed at the Scientific Computing Centre; building a Research DB app for the Agro division.

  • 1 year and 10 months, Jul 1983 - Apr 1985

    Scientifc Assistant

    Univ. Konstanz

    Research in Membrane Biophysics

  • 2 years and 7 months, Dec 1980 - Jun 1983

    Visiting Scholar

    Harvard University

    Research on Biological Clocks. Building a complex lab data acquisition computer system from a network of Apple II desktops.

  • 2 years and 6 months, Jun 1978 - Nov 1980

    Scientific Assistant

    Max-Planck-Inst. f. Zellbiologie

    Working on Biological Clock; planning and setting up a computerized data acquisition and evaluation system for the institute; long term experiments uo to several months posed a challenge on the availability of the system which I could solve.

Educational background for Hellmuth Broda

  • 2 years and 10 months, Sep 1975 - Jun 1978


    Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg/Br., Germany


  • 6 years and 4 months, Apr 1969 - Jul 1975

    Chemistry and Biology

    Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany



  • German

    First language

  • English


  • Spanish


  • French


  • Portuguese


  • Greek


  • Italian



Professional: Benefit of ICT for business and society. Knowledge transfer in ICT strategies for the private and public sector; Social Media usage; Sustainable Computing; Open Systems; Identity Management; e-Government; e-Health; Innovation Management; ICT and entrepreneurship. Conference moderation and chairmanship; key note speaker. Private: Travel
Classical Music
international contacts
Hiking and Biking

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