Volker is the founder and CEO of ds30 – Data Changes Everything. He is experienced in developing and implementing data strategies for businesses and ventures. He was the Global Chief Data Officer, Arup and a Group Board Digital Executive member. Leading the firm’s data strategy across Arup’s £1.7bn revenue and 16,000 staff.
He has worked as project director on projects including the London Olympics and developed a global digital service business with over £40m in revenues. Volker was one of 53 Arup Fellows, an accolade that honours those who have contributed significantly to Arup’s innovation and design excellence. He is an experienced non-executive director and keynote speaker.