Dr. Michael Heym


  • More than 20 years of experience in different national & international management positions with focus on IT sourcing
  • Profound application development and software engineering expertise
  • IT outsourcing sales and delivery optimization & transformation of captive IT service providers towards market level
  • More than 50 outsourcing negotiations with international clients and providers
  • Management of outsourcing relationships and benchmarking of IT services
  • Experience from industries such as manufacturing industry, financial services, media, retail, transportation & logistics and healthcare
  • Worked in the US, Germany & Switzerland

Professional Background:

  • IT strategy & business process reengineering leader with International IT management consultancy
  • IT outsourcing sales and delivery responsibility in Europe with a international IT service provider
  • Management director of an international captive IT Service company
  • Research together with leading universities on sourcing & IT strategies with various professional articles & studies


  • PhD in business administration (University of St. Gall)
  • Master degree in computer science
  • Strategic management from IESSE & Stanford University
  • Instructor in master program for “IT & Business Process Sourcing” at University of Hamburg