Wolfgang Hilpert

Basic

Vorstandsmitglied, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Market Logic Software AG

Heidelberg, Germany

About me

Wolfgang has led product and technology organizations over the last 25 years. He evolved from co-founder of a start-up company to executive leader at some of the leading global tech companies such as IBM, Microsoft, and SAP, and some midsize companies. In these positions, he has taken on the challenge to act as a change agent when he drove significant product innovation and quality improvements time and again. In his most recent position, he has been leading the Agile transformation at HERE Technologies as VP Business Agility. Over the past 12 years, he developed a strong passion for Lean and Agile methods, principles, and mindset. He is determined to continue to learn and improve his personal agility while helping other individuals and organizations benefit from his experiences.

Skills

Software Engineering Leadership
Agile transformation
Business Agility
Enterprise Agile
Transformative Leadership
Executive Agile Coach
Product & Technology
Scaling Agility
Agile Softwareentwicklung
Agile Methoden
Engineering Excellence
Product Management
Produktstrategie
Cloud Computing
Product Development
Enterprise Software
Scrum Product Ownership
Consulting
Quality Management
Lean Software Development
Führungserfahrung
Produktinnovation
Product innovation
Produkteinführung
Unternehmensführung
Agile Entwicklung
Agility health
Agile Capability
Digitalisierung
Scrum Master
Strategie
Executive Coaching
Organisationsentwicklung
Coaching
Informationstechnologie
strategisch

Timeline

Professional experience for Wolfgang Hilpert

  • Current 8 months, since Jan 2022

    Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

    Market Logic Software AG
  • Current 11 months, since Oct 2021

    Gastdozent

    DHBW Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg Mannheim

  • Current 1 year, since Sep 2021

    Gastdozent

    Graduate School Rhein-Neckar gGmbH
  • Current 1 year and 11 months, since Oct 2020

    Enterprise Agile Transition Coach, Principal & Geschäftsführer

    SensibleAgility

    Executive Coaching Personalized strategic guidance by experienced professionals with both senior leadership and agile coaching background. Executive Consulting Engage at the strategic level, facilitate executive meetings, influence recalcitrant teams, and negotiate the breadth and depth of the Agile transformation with executives, managers and teams.

  • 2 years and 8 months, Feb 2018 - Sep 2020

    VP Business Agility

    HERE Deutschland GmbH

    Agile Capability Leader

  • 3 years, Oct 2014 - Sep 2017

    VP Engineering & Geschäftsführer

    Sophos GmbH

    Entwicklungsleiter & Geschäftsführer (Sophos GmbH & Sophos Technologies GmbH)

  • 3 years, Oct 2011 - Sep 2014

    Senior VP, Head of Global Development

    AGT International GmbH

    Leading the global software development organization of AGT International.

  • 5 years and 9 months, Jan 2006 - Sep 2011

    Senior VP, SOA & BPM

    SAP

    Leading Software Product Development Unit

  • 3 years, Jan 2003 - Dec 2005

    Lead Program Manager

    Microsoft Corp.
  • 1 year and 2 months, Nov 2001 - Dec 2002

    Vorstand, CTO

    Nemetschek AG

  • 2 years and 7 months, Apr 1999 - Oct 2001

    Product Line Director

    Lotus Software, IBM Software Group

  • 3 years and 6 months, Oct 1995 - Mar 1999

    Geschaeftsfuehrer, CTO

    ONEstone Information Technologies

Educational background for Wolfgang Hilpert

  • 1 year and 5 months, May 2004 - Sep 2005

    Business Administration and Management

    The Wharton School

    Microsoft Corp. Business and Organization Leadership development

  • 5 years and 6 months, Oct 1986 - Mar 1992

    Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen (Maschinenbau)

    TU Darmstadt

Languages

  • German

    First language

  • English

    Fluent

Wants

Neue Produkt & Technologie Führungsrolle
Erfahrungsaustausch Agile Transformation
Erfahrungsaustausch (Software) Engineering Excellence
Spannende IoT Innovationen
Erfahrungsaustausch Skalierung von agiler Softwareentwicklung

Interests

Photography
Half marathon
Football
Cross country ski

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