Guido Schroeder manages the CTO office and leads the engineering group for Hitachi Vantara's Digital Solutions organization. In these roles, he guides the solution architecture and development standards across services and software, while providing engineering support to ensure the success of all software product lines. Prior to this role, Schroeder was the senior vice president of engineering at Hitachi Vantara.
Before joining Hitachi Vantara, Guido was chief product officer for 7 Inc., a startup focused on AI-based virtual agent and chat products. Prior to that role, he was a senior vice president of products for Splunk and SAP. At Splunk, he was part of the leadership team pre-IPO, where he helped establish the company as a leading platform for machine data and analytics. At SAP, he was responsible for development and product management of the Business Objects BI platform.
Guido holds a Master of Science and a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Kiel. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his children and is passionate about outdoor activities, including hiking the John Muir Trail, biking, gardening and swimming.
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