Global Forum 2017
20-24 February | Brussels, Belgium

The power of GS1 to transform the way we work and live

Stephan Wolf

Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF), CEO
Stretching GS1 boundaries, Monday, 20 February, 16:45-18:00
The GLEIF manages a network of partners to provide trusted services and open, reliable data for unique legal entity identification worldwide. Mr. Wolf will talk about GLEIF's recent work to expand the Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) reference data pool to include information on ‘who owns whom’. Additionally, Mr. Wolf will update on GLEIF services and collaborations.

Stephan has extensive experience in establishing data operations and global implementation strategy. He has led the advancement of key business and product development strategies throughout his career. Mr. Wolf co-founded IS Innovative Software GmbH in 1989 and served first as its managing director. He was later named spokesman of the executive board of its successor IS.Teledata AG. This company ultimately became part of Interactive Data Corporation where Mr. Wolf held the role of CTO until 2010 with development teams in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. He has a proven ability to build and to manage large organizations and partnerships, both globally as well as regionally with the ability to deliver complex solutions to the financial services industry.