Speaker Biography

Eveline Oehrlich

VP, Research Director

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    Research Focus

    Eveline serves Infrastructure & Operations Professionals. Covering IT systems management, her current research focuses on the information technology infrastructure library (ITIL), the implementation of IT service management from a holistic or partial perspective, business service management (BSM), and many other aspects of IT operations.

    Eveline delivers strategic guidance to Forrester's vendor and end user clients. She helps enterprises manage their networks and systems, define key projects that focus on IT service management, and bridge IT to the lines of business. Eveline has more than 20 years of experience working with IT organizations in the definition and development of the IT service delivery processes and the implementation of IT service management as a practice inside enterprise organizations.

    Previous Work Experience

    Eveline came to Forrester from Hewlett-Packard. Most recently, she was the director of competitive intelligence and value delivery chain program manager in the HP OpenView organization. Prior to her work in HP Software, she worked as an IT consultant inside HP's IT organization.


    A native of Germany, Eveline has a master's degree in computer information systems from Colorado State University.