Marcus Pietrzak has been Leadership Development Leader with IBM since 2005. In his global role, he blends extensive international experience from both his global and regional roles in the CEE/MEA/DACH regions. He is also responsible for OD in Europe, working with the full range of managers from first line to top executive management level at IBM, which provides him deep insights into the challenges of aspiring to senior executive leaders.
Marcus holds two Masters degrees: both in I/O Psychology from the University of Vienna, Austria, and in HR Management and Organisational Development. He also teaches Leadership topics at the University of Vienna.
Marcus joined IBM in 1999 to work as a Client Solution Executive in IT Outsourcing for Global Services and later on as Management Development Leader. Before joining IBM, he ran his own business in the area of Personnel, Organisational Development and Training for several years.