Interview Of The Week

Interview Of The Week: Annemie Ress

Interview Of The Week: Annemie Ress

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Who: Annemie Ress has wide-ranging experience in designing and implementing significant organizational change and digital transformation in multinational businesses, focusing on future trends as they specifically impact leadership, talent, culture, diversity and complexity. She draws extensively from her experience as Managing Director and COO at the Innogy Innovation Hub,  Global HR Director at Skype, Global Head of People Innovation at eBay, Senior HR Director at eBay & PayPal Europe, and previous roles as Head of HR at The International Petroleum Exchange and at PepsiCo.

Topic: The importance of people innovation in digital transformation.

Quote: “You have to be innovative with people to make innovation happen.”




About the author

Jennifer L. Schenker

Jennifer L. Schenker, an award-winning journalist, has been covering the global tech industry from Europe since 1985, working full-time, at various points in her career for the Wall Street Journal Europe, Time Magazine, International Herald Tribune, Red Herring and BusinessWeek. She is currently the editor-in-chief of The Innovator, an English-language global publication about the digital transformation of business. Jennifer was voted one of the 50 most inspiring women in technology in Europe in 2015 and 2016 and was named by Forbes Magazine in 2018 as one of the 30 women leaders disrupting tech in France. She has been a World Economic Forum Tech Pioneers judge for 20 years. She lives in Paris and has dual U.S. and French citizenship.