The Barry Callebaut Group is the world's leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products. Our operations cover everything from the origination and processing of cocoa beans to producing the world’s finest chocolates, including fillings, decorations, and compounds. We serve the entire food industry, from industrial food … [Read more...]
Steven Vandamme is Chief Information Officer at Barry Callebaut and has over 25 years of experience in “business engineering and transformation”, enabled by Information Technology. IT-enabled transformation projects at Barry Callebaut are covering all aspects of business change: business processes, ERP/digital applications, business data, required changes in the organization & people and IT infrastructure. As CIO of Barry Callebaut, he is leading a global department of 170 internal staff that is providing Information Management services to all Business Units of Barry Callebaut globally, supported by strategic global partners. In the last five years, Barry Callebaut has been adopting a “Cloud First” IT strategy (Google, Salesforce, HR Succesfactors, Concur), to complement the backbone ERP (SAP).