Andreas Beeres

Andreas Beeres

CIO of Schott,


2,6bn €






I have been working in IT for +30 years, first on the manufacturing side and then in various positions in finance and manufacturing.

one of my largest or most important projects is the complete conversion of a large insurance company to a modern IT ethernet infrastructure.

Then I introduced a new Internet backbone for the manufacturer of Internet technology at a large telecommunications company, to which many DSL households and industrial companies are connected.

In my current responsibility I have implemented various strategic projects. The insourcing of the entire IT service with the construction of a shared service center in Malaysia. Expansion of a worldwide standardized OneIT infrastructure and cyber security architecture. the worldwide implementation of a OneSAP and conversion to S4.

we are currently switching to M365/Teams worldwide, introducing SDWAN and improving our cyber security defenses.

SCHOTT is a leading international technology group in the areas of specialty glass and glass-ceramics. The company has more than 130 years of outstanding development, materials and technology expertise and offers a broad portfolio of high-quality products and intelligent solutions. SCHOTT is an innovative enabler for many industries, including the home appliance, pharma, electronics, optics, life sciences, automotive and aviation industries. SCHOTT strives to play an important part of everyone’s life and is committed to innovation and sustainable success.

  • July 2010 – present: CIO of SCHOTT AG
  • January 2010 – June 2010: CIO of VAPS EDV-Service & Vertrieb GmbH
  • March 2006 – December 2009: CIO of SEAT Deutschland GmbH
  • January 2001 – February 2006: IT Security Manager at R+V Versicherung
  • January 2000 – December 2000: Teamleader Professional Services at Cisco
  • January 1995 – December 1999: Project Manager at Siemens