Vice Chair IBM Europe
Harry van Dorenmalen represents IBM to European institutions and authorities on issues of international public policy and business regulation. In this role he also oversees the company’s corporate citizenship, environmental affairs and university relations activities across the region.
Harry started his career at IBM in 1982 as a programmer. Since then he has held a series of leadership positions including General Manager for IBM Benelux, Vice President of IBM’s Industrial Sector business in EMEA and Managing Director for IBM’s business with Royal Philips Electronics. He has also been Director of IBM’s Service Delivery Organisation in Europe and has enjoyed spells in the company’s professional services, manufacturing, application development and consulting divisions.
Harry sits on the Advisory Board of Electronic Communication Platform Netherlands and serves as board member on the Dutch Employers Organisation and the Economic Development Board Amsterdam as well as Almere. He is also a Foundation Board member at top Lausanne-based business school IMD and serves as Vice Chair at AmCham Europe. Harry serves as board member of the Dutch IT industry association, Nederland ICT. He also chairs the TopTeam Netherlands Program as instituted by Minister Schippers.. Also he serves the EW Board for the Dutch Science NWO organisation.