Martin Mrugal is responsible for SAP’s innovation agenda for North America including the Chief Customer Office, Solution Engineering, Industry and Value Engineering and the Centers of Excellence organizations. He is also the Executive Sponsor for S4/HANA Platform. His career with SAP spans over 17 years. Prior to this, Martin was COO for the Ariba Cloud Procurement and Business Network. He also held positions as COO for Industry Solutions and head of SAP’s Manufacturing Industries and Solutions business globally. On an assignment for the SAP Executive Board, Martin worked on a software development change management program. Previously, as National Vice President and General Manager responsible for Mid-sized Enterprise Solutions and Products, Martin directed the North American strategy, launch and sales of a new software as a service (SAAS) solution called Business By Design. Before SAP, Martin spent 12 years at Consolidated Rail Corporation (Conrail).