Marc Benaiges i Casanova
Director – Microsoft Solutions Unit | Spain
Marc Benaiges is the Business Unit Director of Microsoft Solutions Unit in Sogeti Spain. After more than 15 years of experience in the field of Information Technology, emphasizing in the delivery as a Technical Director (over 3 years), project management (over 7 years) and as a Technological Innovation Director (3 years), in November 2013 Marc became the Business Unit Manager of Microsoft Solutions. As a Business Unit Manager of Microsoft Solutions, Marc is in charge of the global management of the business area, unit P&L, team management (with more than 100 employees) and customers relationship. Additionally, He’s the Microsoft Alliance Manager at Sogeti Spain. Marc was born in Barcelona, being (of course) a loyal Barça supporter. He studied Industrial Engineer at Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya and he did an Executive Development Programme at IESE Business School. He loves traveling and you can see the five continents in his passport. His next trip: The Antarctica. Other of his favorite’s hobbies is cooking, and his specialty is the lobster rice. During his period as Technological Innovation Director Marc prepared a lot of presentations and participated in different events as IT speaker, activity that continues doing nowadays as part of Sogeti Spain. In this company he was recognized as the “Best Project Manager of the Year” in 2005. Marc is “where the IT innovation is” and he has been working with different technologies through the last 12 years. His new challenge is to become a Mobile App expert in the App World.