Eric Du CTO, Business Data Network, SAP

Eric Du is the chief technology officer & Head of Engineering of the Business Data Network group at SAP. He leads the engineering teams to build the big data infrastructure and the data-driven applications, through the full software development cycle, be accountable for strategy, planning and execution. In this role, he is also responsible for the strategic partnerships, ISV program and overall ecosystem engagement required for the data business success.

Prior to this role, he served as the technology advisor to the global CTO of SAP, which he contributed to the technology and product strategy, customer and strategic partnerships, conducted many M&A due diligences, acted as the cross-functional leadership role of many strategic projects. He also served as the technology advisor and big data expert role to many startups in the Silicon Valley and globally.