IBM Fellow, VP Europe and Africa and Director IBM Research – Zurich at IBM
-Management and development of large (~1000) and distributed teams.
-Research and Business strategy.
-Running a complex , stand alone Research and Development infrastructure, including all relevant processes
-Thought leader and keynote speaker in Digital Transformation, Innovation management, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and High Performance Computing
Technical deep expertise:
-Big data analytics
-Knoledge graphs creation and analysis
-Cognitive Computing and Discovery pipelines
-Internet of things solutions
-Security and Privacy
-Simulations of complex systems and development of ‘in silico’ scientific methods.
-Development of atomistic simulation methods and application to frontier problems of materials science and life science, with particular interest in the design of materials with tailored properties.
-Investigation of materials and devices for energy conversion and storage.
-Optimal design of algorithms and scale out of simulation techniques on massively parallel computers (atomistic simulations, fluid dynamics, micro-finite element simulations, multiscale-multiphysics methods)
-Global evaluation of computer systems for High Performance Computing (HPC) and active feedback to architecture design.
-Energy efficient and fault tolerant computing.