Dr. Kollig is currently CIO for Europe Middle East and Africa for the Danone Group. His responsibility covers a business region spanning over 24 countries and including more than 100 operational companies. In this capacity, Dr. Kollig leads the IT team for the entire area and is responsible for all aspects of IT services to the operational companies.
Dr. Kollig has ample experience in leading large scale, systems enabled, business transformation programs, predominantly on the SAP solution set. He successfully led post-merger integration programs on a global scale. Recently, Dr. Kollig concentrated on organizational development especially around virtual organizations in geographically dispersed locations and on establishing innovation support frameworks.
In 2012, Dr. Kollig received the IDG Global Exchange award and was ranked 3rd in the overall CIO of the year competition in his native Germany.