Konrad Westphal

Konrad Westphal

Director IT Operations, Governance & Security, IT Development and Innovation of Dürr Group,

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Konrad Westphal is Director of IT at German global mechanical and plant engineering firm Dürr Group.

Westphal's key project in the last couple of years include setting up an IT competence centre with over 50 IT specialists in India. For 2023 onwards, his goal is setting up a powerful international IT organisation.

The Dürr Group is one of the world's leading mechanical and plant engineering firms with extensive expertise in automation, digitalisation and energy efficiency. Its products, systems and services enable highly efficient and sustainable manufacturing processes in different industries.

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  • Jan 2015 – present: Director, Dürr Group, Germany

Responsible for the departments: IT Security, Compliance and Governance; IT Operations; IT Identity Management; IT Modern Workplace; IT Development and Innovation; Responsible for 155 Employees in Germany and India.

(2015 Team Coordinator, 2016 Manager, 2018 Senior Manager, 2022 Director)

  • April 2018 – present: Deputy of Managing Director of Dürr IT Service GmbH and Authorised Officer, Dürr Group, Germany
  • Aug 2010 – Dec 2014: Manager and authorised officer in Consulting – Information Technology, KPMG AG, Germany.

Responsible for a team with 8 employees and various projects

(2010 Associate, 2011 Senior Associate 2012 Assistant Manager, 2014 Manager)

  • 2004 - 2010: BSc Economics, University of Hohenheim, Germany.