Thomas Bamberger is Senior Vice President and Chief Audit Executive at SAP since April 2012. In addition to transforming Corporate Audit into a modern audit department to become a trusted advisor within the company, he is responsible for Global License Auditing Services. He reports to Bill McDermott, SAP CEO, and has a second reporting line to Dr. Erhard Schipporeit, Audit Committee Chairman and member of SAP AG’s Supervisory Board. Before joining Corporate Audit, Thomas served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Controlling Officer of the SQ&S Board area, responsible for process performance management, strategy to execution, transformation and change, and ensuring financial targets of the Board area. Previously, he was Chief Financial Officer for SAP Hosting. Thomas started at SAP in 1993 in Corporate Controlling, responsible for the legal entity controlling of various SAP subsidiaries. He set up the Sales controlling. He holds BA and MA degrees in Business Administration.