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Speaker: Peter Kusterer

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Peter Kusterer is heading Corporate Citizenship & Corporate Affairs in IBM Germany since 2008. Being more than 30 years with IBM he held various executive positions also oversseeing international operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa. He holds a master of business administration (Diplom-Kaufmann) of the University of Cologne (1983).
Besides leading Citizenship for IBM Germany he is member of the steering commitee of a business network of Citzenship managers, member of Bundesnetzwerk b├╝rgerschaftliches Engagement, a cross-sector net work on civic engagement for Germany, and different regional CSR networks. His focus is on Corporate Volunteering/probono as a unique form of civic engagement and foundation of corporate culture. Additional areas of his work are the impact of digital transformation on education systems and civil society organisation. Currently the migration challenge and the contribution of business consume a large part of his activities among which he also engages in his community's refugee initiative.
He is married and has two children.