Kurt Buchleitner

Angestellt, Head of BI, Reporting & Analytics, NEVEON Holding GmbH

Wien, Austria


Business Intelligence
Business Analytics
Big Data Analytics
Data Science
Data Product Owner
Financial Technology
Strategic Planning for Growth
Digital and Mobile Marketing
Business Transformation
Digital Marketing
Strategy Implementation
Digitalization of value chain
Program Delivery Management
Transforming large organization in context of dyna
Stakeholder Engagement
Return on Marketing Investment (ROMI)
Product Development
Culture Change
Program Development
Budget Management
Business leadership in complex global environments
Resource Allocation
Mobile technology
Pricing Analysis
Engineering Change Management
Machine learning
Deep Learning


Professional experience for Kurt Buchleitner

  • Current 3 years and 9 months, since Feb 2020

    Head of BI, Reporting & Analytics

    NEVEON Holding GmbH

  • 4 months, Nov 2019 - Feb 2020

    Consulting – Data & Analytics/ Big Data / BI / Data Science


    Freelance Consulting – Data & Analytics/ Big Data / BI / Data Science / AI / ML / Cloud / XaaS

  • 7 months, Mar 2019 - Sep 2019

    Head of Business Intelligence


    Heading the data and insights tribes across all analytic layers, orchestrating system architects, data engineers, data analysts, business analysts and data scientists to collect, store, harvest and monetize data and insights for millions of users in one of Europe’s most successful hyper-growth Fintech startups.

  • 3 months, Jan 2019 - Mar 2019

    Digital Business, FinTech, Marketing, Data and Analytics Advisor


    Business leader, digitisation, analytics, marketing and CRM expert with a wealth of experience in leading dynamic global teams. Ramping and scaling of European digital business. Maximizing digital marketing ROI while balancing business management and innovative digital product development. Award winning FinTech products of a world leading brand. Monetization of data. UX focus outside, data focus inside the organization.

  • 11 months, Feb 2018 - Dec 2018

    VP Data Analytics Bank

    Österreichische Post AG

    Defining and implementing Data and Analytics Strategy to build a new customer-centric bank utilizing Data Science as a core driver in the digitization of the value chain. • Applying new Data Science techniques, algorithms and systems including Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and Deep Learning (DL) • Project Management with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders • Develop UX and UI with a cutting-edge app and website, partnering with intl. Startup companies

  • 2 years, Feb 2016 - Jan 2018

    Director eCommerce and Analytics Europe

    Western Union International Bank

    After the successful scaling of the digital business across Europe, re-integrate e-commerce and digital services with retail business, transforming the organisation towards the new omni-channel market realities with deep focus on analytics driving efficiencies. Leading regional growth initiatives with advanced analytics and data science techniques in a big data ecosystem.

  • 3 years and 7 months, Jul 2012 - Jan 2016

    Director eCommerce EMEA

    Western Union Digital Ventures, San Francisco

    Deputy and chief of staff to the GM and VP Marketing Europe, indirect budget responsibility with about 40 employees for a €100m revenue market with more than 5 million customers. Orchestrating digital product development, performance marketing, customer centric, omni-channel CRM integration and digital operations with deep focus on data and analytics.

  • 2 years and 8 months, Nov 2009 - Jun 2012

    Director Marketing Efficiency Europe, Russia & CIS

    Western Union Payments Services Ireland Ltd.

    Led Marketing Resource Management (MRM), budgeting and planning, tools and analytic support for the entire region for 18 offices and 100 marketers. Defined standards, processes, and tools, region specific go-to-market strategies, and managed top-down and bottom-up planning process acting as a bridge between corporate functions and regional offices. Cutting-edge analytics for growth driver analysis, channel and creative attribution and media audits.

  • 4 years and 5 months, Jun 2005 - Oct 2009

    Marketing Database Manager EMEASA

    Western Union International

    Analytical support of the Regional Marketing VP and a yearly global spend of >$100m, reporting into the corporate headquarters to introduce customer KPIs to transform the company from transaction focus to a customer centric approach. Lead the implementation of analytic infrastructure and integration with business, marketing and CRM teams to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness measurements included customer profitability. Measurement and development of the B2B global service excellence program.

  • 2 years and 1 month, Jun 2003 - Jun 2005

    Head of Business Intelligence & Data Warehouse

    Tele2 Austria

    Leading a BI center of excellence after successful transformation from data warehousing to business intelligence, applying analytic insights across business units. Program management of a multi-million CRM integration project with EAI, B2B and B2C CRM, CSC, sales force and product development. Group reporting, high ROI projects like Revenue Assurance, Fraud Analysis, Churn Prevention, CLV management, show casing at several conferences as vendors reference customer.

  • 2 years and 8 months, Oct 2000 - May 2003

    Head of Business Intelligence & Data Warehouse

    UTA Telekom AG

    Cutting TCO of analytic infrastructure in half with a systems migration. EAI integration in a multi-tier architecture to enable analytical CRM. Pioneering Unix high availability clusters, Oracle Parallel Server, switched SAN architecture as well as new web deployed BI platforms to develop the groups BI and DWH center of excellence.

  • 9 months, Feb 2000 - Oct 2000

    Senior DBA, System Administrator, Development Coordinator

    Lion.cc Libro Online AG

  • 2 months, Jan 2000 - Feb 2000

    Senior DBA, advisor DWH

    Basler Versicherung AG

  • 4 years and 5 months, Sep 1995 - Jan 2000

    SW-Developer, DBA, Senior DBA

    AMA Agrarmarkt Austria

Educational background for Kurt Buchleitner

  • 5 months, Nov 2017 - Mar 2018

    Data Science

    Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien

    Data Science - Concepts & Application Domains - Big Data, AI, ML, DL - R, Python, Hadoop, Spark - Data Science in Practice

  • 1 year and 5 months, May 2015 - Sep 2016

    General Management

    Danube University Krems

    ROI of CRM

  • 1 year and 4 months, Feb 2014 - May 2015

    General Management

    Danube University Krems


  • 2002 - 2004

    Business Administration

    Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien

    Applied informatics in Business


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • Italian


  • Spanish


  • French



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