With 42 years of experience in the industry Lutz has learned IT from the grass roots. Between 1981 and 1988 he held various internal IT and management positions. From 1989 until 1994 he worked for several companies in different roles including being the CEO of a Munich based software company. In 1994 he joined Meta Group as a Director Consulting advising CIOs of large German companies in all kinds of organizational, procedural and technology-related question around IT service delivery and operations. During this time Lutz became a renowned specialist in solving and advising customers and vendors in outsourcing issues.

In 2005 Lutz joined Forrester Research as manager of the European Consulting Team. While never stopping to deliver consulting projects on his own, five years later he became Principal Analyst being responsible for the research around outsourcing operations.

In 2014 he joined Experton Group AG and became Member of the Board. Due to health reasons Lutz left Experton Group at the end of 2015 and since than he is working for various consulting and research companies being a specialist in outsourcing with deep knowledge in the local German and the global IT services industry and in topics related to Digital Transformation.

Lutz Peichert, Research Director
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