Speaker Biography

Jeroen Tas

Chief Executive Officer, Informatics Solutions and Services

Sessions Featuring This Speaker

Forrester's Forum For Technology Management Leaders

06/12/2014

    Profile

    Jeroen Tas has over 30 years of global experience as an entrepreneur and senior executive in the financial services, healthcare, and information technology industries. Currently, he is the CEO of the Philips Healthcare Informatics Solutions and Services business group. Previously, he was the Group Chief Information Officer of Royal Philips, leading IT worldwide. Jeroen and his team have evolved IT to become a fundamental enabler of growth for Philips as a real-time, connected company. 

    He co-founded and served as President, COO and Vice Chairman of the Board for MphasiS, an IT and business process outsourcing company with revenues of more than $1 billion, which was acquired by EDS (an HP company) in 2006. From 2007 to 2008, he was Vice President and General Manager at EDS, responsible for the global competency centers. 

    Prior to MphasiS, Jeroen was the head of Transaction Technology, Citigroup's tech lab, where he was responsible for the innovation and development of the bank’s customer-facing systems. Earlier in his career, he held international marketing and project management roles with Digital Equipment and Philips in the US, Europe, and Asia.

    Jeroen is the 2004 winner of the E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year Award in the Information Technology category for the New York region. He is also the NASSCOM Global CIO Award and the Dutch CIO of the Year recipient for 2013. He is a native of the Netherlands and holds a master’s degree in computer science and business administration from the Free University of Amsterdam.