Ralf Blessmann has more than twenty years of experience in the automotive and IT industry and worked with overall responsibility for leading premium OEMs. Beginning 2021, he succeeded Henrik Ljungström and now heads the automotive sector in the German organization as a Member of the Management Board.
Ralf Blessmann sees data sovereignty and the use of data for the development of new business models as a key success factor for German automotive companies. Customer and vehicle-related data are key for monetization and the change for the entire automotive market.
In addition to his role as Automotive Head in Germany, he is also an elected member of the IHK Committee of the Stuttgart Chamber of Industry and Commerce and has lectured on CRM and Key Account Management at the DHBW Stuttgart.