Luca Manassero


Employee, Head of Cloud Partner Engineering - D A CH, Google Cloud

München, Germany


AWS Amazon Web Services
Cloud Computing
Cloud Strategy
IT Strategie
Digital Transformation
Big Data
Business Strategy
SAP Cloud Platform
Industrie 4.0
ERP Implementation Management
IT Management
Global Team Management
Project Management
IT Infrastructure
Product Management
Software Development


Professional experience for Luca Manassero

  • Current 6 months, since Apr 2021

    Head of Cloud Partner Engineering - D A CH

    Google Cloud

  • 2 years and 10 months, Jun 2018 - Mar 2021

    Head of Solutions Architecture, SMB Segment

    Amazon Web Services EMEA SARL

    Leiter der (Cloud) Solutions Architekten (Deutschland) im "Mittelstand" Bereich. Büros in München und Berlin.

  • 2 years and 2 months, Apr 2016 - May 2018

    Head of SAP Technology

    Shamat, a SAP startup.focus. member

    Lead the development team of a rich web predictive intelligence platform on SAP HANA Cloud Platform (SAP HCP). Main responsibilities: - select and hire the development team, - lead the international Shamat technical team, - fully define the technology roadmap with particular focus on SAP technologies, - lead platform development - manage the technical identity of the product within SAP offering.

  • 2 years and 6 months, Oct 2013 - Mar 2016

    Head of Global IT Projects

    Order of Preachers (Ordo Praedicatorum)

    To lead the implementation effort of the whole spectrum of global IT strategies, including (but not limited to) the successful migration of the global infrastructure to a major cloud services (Amazon) vendor. Responsibility on the global IT team (40+). Head office at the Curia Generalitia in Rome.

  • 4 years and 3 months, Jul 2009 - Sep 2013

    Head of Product / co-founder

    Missing Link Technology

    - Operationally available for customer projects - Define products technical directions and specifications together with the CTO - Coordinate the Product Development team - Project manage large implementations (ERP integration in the Automotive industry) - Team responsibility on projects involving 20+ members - European team creation and management

  • 5 years and 5 months, Feb 2004 - Jun 2009

    Sr. Project Manager / co-founder


    Xigeon is a consulting firm focused on ERP and APS implementations across EU. While its registered business address is located in Torino (Italy), customers are mostly located in German speaking countries (D A CH). As Xigeon Managing Director, I supported international ERP and APS implementations across Europe (SAP ERP, Infor Fourth Shift, Microsoft Dynamics AX, Siemens Preactor) for medium to large customers mostly in the Automotive industry.

  • 2 years and 2 months, Dec 2001 - Jan 2004


    SoftBrands, Inc.

    Provide ERP implementation management and consulting to SoftBrands (now Infor) corporate customers across Europe.

  • 3 years and 5 months, Jul 1998 - Nov 2001

    European IT Manager, ERP Systems

    Molex Services GmbH

    Direct responsibility / management on all ERP implementations across the EU region; IT personnel management (in excess of 20 employees); SLAs insurance; European IT budget responsibility; frequent participation to global IT meetings; regular reporting to Corporate IT VP; regular contacts with Corporate Chairman and CEO.

  • 4 years and 9 months, Oct 1993 - Jun 1998

    IT Manager

    Molex Elektronik GmbH

    Managing the local IT team insuring 24/7 availability of both IT infrastructure and ERP system, while keeping constant communication with the international IT Management group. Project management and budget responsibility for all local (Automotive Division) IT initiatives.

  • 2 years and 3 months, May 1990 - Jul 1992

    Software Developer

    Smart s.r.l.

    Database applications development. Major customers: FIAT AUTO SpA, L'Oréal

Educational background for Luca Manassero

  • 1997 - 1999

    Management Training Program (2 years program)

    Harvard Business School, Kellogg School of Management

    • Technology & Operations Management • Global Marketing • Corporate Accounting • Global Human Resource Management

  • 4 years and 10 months, Sep 1985 - Jun 1990


    Pontificia Universitas s. Thomae Aquinatis, Romae

  • 1 year and 4 months, Sep 1984 - Dec 1985

    Information Technology

    Università degli Studi di Torino

    Software development


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  • English


  • French


  • Italian



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