Dr. Marc Teerlink

Global Vice President Leonardo, AI & New Markets, SAP

About Dr. Marc Teerlink

Recently appointed as SAP Leonardo’s Global Vice President, Marc Teerlink drives the strategy and vision for the international organisation’s digital innovation system, securing SAP as an industry leader in the production of AI and machine learning technologies.

Prior to his current role, Marc was IBM Watson’s Chief Business Strategist, where he oversaw the new offerings portfolio for the Watson platform during IBM's formative years of Artificial Intelligence. During his time at IBM, Marc executed a number of successful transformational projects, created and delivered cognitive computing solutions. Before IBM, he built expertise as a banker, business manager, consultant and change leader within nine countries across three continents.

Marc has always been a passionate speaker on Innovation, AI and machine learning, for example at the Alpbach European Economical Forum on "Artificial intelligence and the future of work” or on the disruptive impact and business opportunities of technology for the likes as TED, The Smithsonian Institute Festival and TNW (Europe’s largest Tech event)

Dr. Marc Teerlink - Global Vice President Leonardo, AI & New Markets, SAP

Interesting Fact

Marc can speak eight different languages: Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Nynorsk (Norwegian), Spanish and Swedish.