Stephan Aier is an assistant professor at the University of St.Gallen, Switzerland since 2010 and heads the architecture and transformation management group at the university’s Institute of Information Management since 2006.
Stephan studied Industrial Engineering and Management at the Technical University of Berlin, Germany, where he received his Ph.D. in 2006. At University of St.Gallen Stephan is responsible for fundamental research in the area of enterprise architecture, intelligence infrastructures, and transformation funded by public research organizations and for applied research funded by industry partners. He gained industry experience in projects at AXA, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Telekom, HP, IBM, Munich Re, Motorola, Novartis, SAP, Swiss Post, Swiss Re, UBS, and others.
Stephan has published more than 100 articles on Enterprise Architecture, Integration, and Transformation Management, is active in undergraduate, graduate, and executive education at University of St.Gallen as well as in company specific in-house programs. He is a regular speaker at practitioner conferences and seminars.