As Global VP SAP Platform & Technologies Ecosystem, Thorsten Leiduck focuses on partner strategy, strategic partner adoption and go-to market growth initiatives to establish SAP Business Technology Platform as the next generation development, data and business innovation platform for SAP’s customer and ecosystem. He works with multiple strategic partners to establish the value of agility and digital transformation across their practices as well as to scale go to market and drive successful commercialization of those partner innovations and SAP Business Technology Platform in the market place. Previously, he developed one of the world largest platform ecosystems for partner applications. He was instrumental for the successful incubation of today’s SAP Partner Managed Cloud Business, managed SAP’s Outsourcing & On-Demand Ecosystem business in the Americas, Asia Pacific & Japan and drove BPO Sales globally. Prior to SAP, he worked for T-Systems International GmbH and IBM.