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Customer Statements Executive Dinner

"I enjoyed the event and meeting with the attendees and learning some new perspectives on Business Transformation Management, it was refreshing to hear about the broader business strategies and areas that others work in and share my areas of expertise too to discuss our common challenges and opportunities to bring value to our business."

LOGO FidelityDirector, Technology Risk
Fidelity Investments
San Francisco, United States of America


"It was a pleasure to meet you as well and thanks so much for inviting me. It was great to interact with like-minded folks in the same field as mine. My full business contact information is listed below."

LOGO sanofiAssociate Director, Global Medical Affairs
New York, United States of America


"Thank you for the kind invitation. I really enjoyed the evening and had some interesting conversations. As well as i appreciate the format of short information and a guided red line through the discussion I hope their might be the possibility to join again in the future."

Frankfurt am Main, Germany


"Thank you for the opportunity to participate in this event, it's been very refreshing to find different industries executives are sharing similar challenges to make their corresponding business achieve their objectives."

LOGO HSBCHead of SWD México
HSBC Technology and Services


"Congratulations to you for organising a brief and meaningful event."

Logo CGChief Technology Officer – Vice President
Crompton Greaves Limited
Mumbai, India


"Thank you again for the kind invitation."

LOGO RichemontChief Operating Officer
Richemont Commercial Company Limited
Shanghai, China


"Thank you very much for the invitation and your kind e-mail. I enjoyed the dinner and the interesting presentation very much and was pleased to meet you as well as some of my former colleagues."

KPMG Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Munich, Germany


"Thanks for the invitation yesterday, I found the event very nice and productive. I was able to connect and talk with other key executives of my industry. Venue and food were delicious."

LOGO NovartisCFO, NPC, US Country CFAO, Finance
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
New York, United States of America


"Thank you very much for such a great event and inviting me. It was exciting to meet other senior professionals in the industry and learn from each other. It gave me an opportunity to exchange ideas and network. The presentations were very structured and focused on the latest industry trends. I’d love to join in any future events and hopefully be able to help and add value. Look forward to the opportunity in the future."

LOGO QBEAVP, Business Operations and Management
QBE North America
New York, United States of America


"The executive dinner event in Singapore (Jan 2015) regarding transformation of data was an unique opportunity to connect with professionals from diverse industries, who are normally not on my radar screen, in a peaceful ambiance. The introductions of attendees was very helpful to break the ice, get to know one another and proceed to discussing challenges we all face. A fun way to detect common denominators and exchange ways to overcome these challenges. Thank you GEN!"

LOGO Boehringer IngelheimMedical Affairs Lead Consumer Health Care, Regional Operative Unit South East Asia & South Korea
Boehringer Ingelheim


"It was a great event yesterday evening with you all guys for 5 hours. I had gained some knowledge from Mr. Vinay Iyer speech, and the dinner was very good with red& white wines and desserts. Time worthy to be spent with all high officials in the market to get to know each other even more friendly and closely. Thanks to GEN. Please do send me the snap shots for my references to whom I have met along with their names and details in the snap shots taken."

LOGO ABBAssistant Vice President
Discrete Motion and Automation - Machine services
HEAD - Sales & Marketing. (Motors & Generators)
Mumbai, India


"Was great to meet you too. I thought you were a great host at the event and you made us all feel welcomed. I had a good time and look forward to the next one. The event was very well organised. Great location, food and excellent professionals for networking."

LOGO British TelecomVP, Global Field Services and Supplier Performance Management
British Telecom
London, United Kingdom


"It was a great event. The discussion on social network implementation was very apt."

LOGO AIGDirector, Global eBusiness
London, United Kingdom


"Well organized and thanks for the hospitality."

LOGO Cathay PacificManager IT Department
Cathay Pacific


"Host – very interesting approach on how to apply client onboarding for entire client relationship lifecycle and presentation of digital onboarding included smart options. Audience – great mix of various functions/areas with the common interface of "onboarding" being part of our business areas. Excellent networking opportunity given and interesting insights in other banks/areas handling of client onboarding. Location: Beautiful setting in Zurich's high end class hotel.

Thank you very much for giving me the wonderful opportunity by attending this exceptional event."

LOGO LispaCustody Client Service
UBS | Securities, Group Operations
Zurich, Switzerland


"Thank you very much for organizing this event. I had some very interesting conversations and with one participant I have already planned a follow-up meeting to discuss possible opportunities for a cooperation."

LOGO Giseke & DevrientDivision New Business
Giesecke & Devrient GmbH
Munich, Germany


"The event was one of the best networking dinners I have attended. The venue was amazing and the amount of guests allowed for a more intimate gathering of the minds. I made several connections with professionals from various businesses that I never thought I would have so much in common with. Thank you for hosting this memorable event and look forward to attending more in the future."

LOGO GLENELGVice Principal
Glenelg School of Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi, UAE


"The Executive Dinner was fantastic ! Lately we were quite bored attending the typical CIO events but the GEN Dinner really made me very happy and excited after meeting so many new people from diverse background. Keep up the good work."

LOGO Larson TourboHead IT
L&T Realty
Mumbai, India


"I found yesterday very useful both in sharing our challenges (good to hear they are common ones) and to network. The intimate size also I think led to richer conversations."

LOGO blackrockIShares Director
EMEA CRM and Digital campaigns
London, United Kingdom


"Thanks for the email, and thanks again for the invitation. The dinner with interesting subject and lecture was very helpful for my knowledge enhancement and network enlargement. The pre-arrangement, setting of the venue and menu, especially your hospitality were all excellent."

Logo citibankGeneral Manager, Marketing Dept.
Retail Banking Group
Citibank Korea Inc.
Seoul, Korea


"Everything was perfectly organized and I enjoyed the evening. It was worthwhile to join the event and to get to know with interesting people and get insights in challanges of other companies. I am looking forward to receiving the list with all attendees."

LOGO FestoHead of Distributor Business Development
Stuttgart, Germany


"Thanks for organizing a great event. A very different format to a lot of these types of events and it works really well. I look forward to the next event."

LOGO TransnetActing Head : Enterprise Information Risk Security Governance & Compliance
Transnet SOC Ltd
Johannesburg, South Africa


"It was an enjoyable evening and please let me know the topics and timing of your next planned events so that I can consider attendance."

LOGO LaingGeneral Manager
Laing O’Rourke Australia
Sydney, Australia


"A high-class event with interesting people from different industries and very inspiring talks."

Group Innovation+Senior Manager LOGO Telekom
Deutsche Telekom AG
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thanks for organizing this event, where we had the opportunity to open our minds to the challenges of various sectors and share our experience."

LOGO OrangeVP Customer Experience strategy and Digital Transformation
Paris, France


"Thank you very much for sending the summary and as well for the interesting event and for your invitation."

LOGO BMWImporter Region Africa, Caribbean, Eastern Europe
Aftersales Business Development
BMW Group
Munich, Germany


"Thank you for organizing yesterday's Executive Dinner - an excellent opportunity to meet and connect with peers facing similar challenges."

LOGO BaloiseHead Corporate Talent Management
Baloise Group
Zurich, Switzerland


"Thanks for the interesting evening. Effective way of networking, exchanging first hand experiences and getting new inspiration from and with peers."

LOGO H&MHuman Resource Manager
Lausanne, Switzerland


"Thank you for the invitation and the nice evening yesterday."

Head of Launch Excellence & Product Management Operations LOGO Heraeus
Heraeus Medical GmbH
Wehrheim, Germany


"Thanks Ines for the invitation, the event was so rich in experience exchange and also with a great audience."

Interactive Voice Response Head
Latin America and Mexico Center of Excellence
Buenos Aires, Argentina


"Thank you very much for a successful Executive Dinner arrangement. It was an interesting presentation and relevant participants. I hope my signature file is sufficient information for you."

LOGO ECRON ACUNOVAChief Executive Officer – Nordic Region
aCROnordic A/S
Copenhagen, Denmark


"Many thanks for an enjoyable evening.
Kind regards,"

LOGO Liverpool VictoriaGroup Brand and Life Marketing Director
LV=Liverpool Victoria
London, United Kingdom


"Thanks for the invitation and all your hospitality yesterday. The function was well organized and the varied guest list was good. Look forward to attending more such meets. It was a wonderful evening. The subject of discussion was also interesting.
Thanks once again."

LOGO EUREKA FORBESPresident – International Operations
CEO – Forbes Professional | Eureka Forbes Limited
Mumbai, India


"Thank you for the great organization and the opportunity to meet so many interesting people! Location was top, service was excellent and we had the chance to talk about many pulsing topics. Big thank you for everything!"

Assistant Vice President / Clearing Products LOGO Deutsche Bank
Cash Management
Deutsche Bank AG
Frankfurt am Main, Germany


"I would like to thank you for organizing the dinner which was very pleasant, relaxing and at the same time thought provoking. The evening was informative and without doubt facilitated better understanding of the modern ways of organizing and improving business processes. I particularly liked the atmosphere with a relatively small number of participants so everyone was involved in the discussion and had a chance to listen and to be listened to. The presenter was addressing the issues of my professional interest in an engaging and concise way.

I was also impressed by the caliber of the people attending and appreciate the opportunity to exchange opinions with the executives from various industries. Please accept my complements to GEN for flawless organization and service – can’t really suggest any improvements. Hope to be part of your events in the future."

LOGO COMMSCOPEOperations Manager
London, United Kingdom


"It was very interesting to hear the different approaches to this forward-looking topic. I appreciated the valuable talks to colleagues of other companies to see the different initiatives and perspectives in a very pleasant ambience."

Head of Business Applications LOGO Wacker
Wacker Chemie AG
Munich, Germany


"Thank you for organizing this great event. It has been a great pleasure to have the opportunity to share experiences and exchange views with peers from a variety of industries. For purposes of the guest list, please find my full contact details below."

Rechtsanwalt, Attorney at Law (N.Y.), Partner LOGO GfK
Frankfurt, Germany


"My feedback regarding the event is the following:

  • I was a great forum to meet colleagues that are facing the same problems.
  • I think is important to start on time, because it finish late.
  • I like the idea that every colleagues does the autopresentation.
  • Suggestion: to have more time of the exposition of the expert."

Staffing (CPE)
Robert Bosch México SA de CV


"I thought the evening was very good and exceeded my expectations."

LOGO MSIGChief Risk Officer / Director
MSIG Holdings (Asia) Pte. Ltd.


"I enjoyed very much the dinner that you organized. Everything was very well done ! Bravo !!! I enjoyed meeting all the people that participated in the event. I’ll be happy to participate in another GEN event !"

LOGO OrangeDirectrice Marketing Experience Client
Orange Business Services
Paris, France


"I enjoyed the dinner very much, the discussions were interesting and the attendees all made excellent contributions."

LOGO ABInBevChief Information Officer Europe
Anheuser-Busch InBev
London, United Kingdom


"It was my pleasure to make your acquaintance. Thank you for the invitation and the possibility to spend a very interesting evening. I would also like to thank you for the excellent organization and the informative speech of Mr. Kummer. I also appreciated the chance to discuss with the other colleagues about the subject of this evening and different organization matters. In summary it was a very pleasant and interesting evening. [...] I look forward to meet you at the next opportunity and remain."

LOGO Schultze & BraunFachanwältin für Bau- und Architektenrecht
Schultze & Braun GmbH Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft
Munich, Germany


"Thanks very much for organizing this. It was a very good session organized. The attendees were deeply participating which was quite impressive comparing to the other conferences. Contents were great and relevant. There were a lot of interaction which made the conversations very interesting."

LOGO OCBCGroup O&T – Technology Architecture


"Thank you, it was a pleasure to meet you as well. The event and the speaker was very enjoyable with good conversation."

LOGO AIGGlobal Finance Director
AIG Property Casualty
London, United Kingdom


"Many thanks, you have been a kind and attenuative host, many thanks."

Director, Regulatory Project Management LOGO Merck
Biopharma | Global Regulatory Operations | Global R&D
Darmstadt, Germany


"Thanks for a great event. Thoroughly enjoyed it. For future events, please will you extend an invite to the Group CIO."

LOGO Alexander ForbesChief Technology Officer, Information Technology
Alexander Forbes Financial Services (Pty) Ltd,
Group South Africa
Johannesburg, South Africa


"Many thanks for the invite! For me, it was very beneficial having the opportunity to exchange about an issue such as Cyber Security with executives from other companies, sectors, and departments. Organization of the event was just excellent. The location was appealing and supported networking excellently."

LOGO OriorGroup CIO
Orior Management AG
Zurich, Switzerland


"We would like to thank you first for inviting us to "Strategies for Thriving in the Mobile-Cloud Era" event that was held on Monday nov.3rd , 2014. The phenomenal success of this event is a reflection of the ever increasing dedication and enthusiasm of your team in creating the perfect atmosphere to your Executive Dinners."

LOGO QatarOlympic ComitteeFinancial Expert
Finance Affairs Department
Qatar Olympic Committee
Doha, Qatar


"This was first of a kind get together where you end up knowing all attendees, allowing more networking, open communications and discussions on the current challenges. Format of the event is good with focus on opening up the participants to talk about themselves, their companies, initiatives and challenges. We need more such events for the CIO community to get together and interact openly and leverage on each other’s experience, I look forward to attending such future event."

LOGO MasdarActing Head of ICT & Senior Manager, I.T. Applications
Masdar - A Mubadala Company
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"It was great meeting you as well and I very much enjoyed the event. I am already looking forward the next one."

Haufe-umantisChief Technology Officer
ABACUS umantis
Zurich, Switzerland


"First of all I would like to thank you very much for your very kind invitation. It was a very good networking opportunity."

LOGO GeneraliGeneral Manager & SEO
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"Thank you for your message. Indeed, it was a pleasure meeting you at the Porterhouse dinner last week. Please see my full contact information below. I found that the event was enjoyable but also very well organized and executed. It was a great venue for networking and I found the product highlight to be informative and very interesting. I also found the duration of the event to be appropriate and not too long or too short for what was covered.

I look forward to attending another event in the future."

LOGO AZVice President and Head of Clinical Operations
New York, United States of America


"Thanks again for the nice event yesterday: I met some interesting people and enjoyed the atmosphere and your hospitality!"

LOGO SchindlerVice President Corporate Human Resources: Gateway Europe South
Schindler Management Ltd.
Zurich, Switzerland


"Such a warm and yet professional welcome you gave us yesterday, thanks for that! Joined an Executive Dinner previously, and once again I loved the great networking and meaningful insights exchanged with other senior professionals, in a very nice setting."

Head of Management InformationLOGO EUROPCAR
Europcar International
Paris, France


"The event was very well organized. I enjoyed the interaction.
Look forward to the next event. Thanks!"

LOGO DHLSenior Manager Business Development


"Yesterday’s GEN-Dinner at Villa Merton in Frankfurt on topic of GDPR was a great event! My personal perception was that all other participants from the various industries also really enjoyed the great and lively atmosphere, the hospitality of your two local GEN hosts, and – above all – the open and collaborative sharing of their respective challenges and the exchange and discussion of potential solutions in their individual environments/industries/fields of expertise. Of course, not to forget, the venue and the dinner at Villa Merton was – also – exceptional!"

Global Senior Medical Director – Health Care Innovation LOGO Boehringer Ingelheim
Business Model & Health Care Innovation (BMHCI) Corporate Division Therapeutic Areas Boehringer Ingelheim International GmbH
Ingelheim am Rhein, Germany


"Thank you very much for the great event yesterday!"

Director Global Technical Marketing LOGO Merck
Display Materials Business Unit
Darmstadt, Germany


"It was indeed nice meeting you and the Execu peers present during the diner. Good discussion on how to become and stay relevant to ones customers."

LOGO Liberty GlobalDirector VOD & Content Development
Liberty Global Operations B.V.
The Netherlands, Amsterdam


"My thanks and appreciation for the dinner and meeting last night. I found the interactions very informative and useful."

LOGO ABBCountry & Sub-Region CIO
ABB South Africa (Pty) Ltd, ZA
Johannesburg, South Africa


"Thank you ever so much for a fantastic, fascinating evening! It was brilliantly put together and I found it very insightful to talk to a broad range of senior marketing professionals. The presentation was really insightful and I thought it struck a good balance of being informative, engaging and fun. This was a great conversation starter on my table, as everyone was inspired to share their key challenges, ideas, best practise and solutions. Thank you once again for a truly interesting and fun evening."

LOGO BBCMarketing Executive
BBC World Service
London, United Kingdom


"Thanks for your message and for leading through the evening. Also thanks to GEN for the invitation."

LOGO coca-colaChief Financial Officer
Coca-Cola Erfrischungsgetränke AG
Berlin, Germany


"Great experience to meet the people from different industries and share challenges and insights on Digital Marketing."

LOGO CitiSVP, Head of Cards Products Department
Citibank Korea Inc.
Seoul, South Korea


"A very interesting session. It's always good to spend time with people who are looking to overcome similar challenges, especially when it comes to the tidal wave of digital disruption that is effecting every industry."

LOGO News CorpGeneral Manager, Head of Consumer Products and Technology
News Corp Australia
Sydney, Australia


"Excellent composition of the participants. I liked the Key Note a lot as it was focused on the topic. Excellent moderation, and every participant had their say. Great time management. Perfect overall impression."

Head Business Capabilities, Process & Quality Management LOGO Credit Suisse
Credit Suisse
Switzerland, Zurich


"The level of the attendees, the restaurant service and the flair of the location were excellent. The facilitator of GEN was excellent, extremely helpful."

Chief Sustainability Officer and Head of ESG OfficeLOGO ČEZ Group
ČEZ Group
Prague, Czech Republic (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"Thanks for a lovely evening."

LOGO Cancer Research UKHead of Innovation
Cancer Research UK
London, United Kingdom


"I very much enjoyed the evening. I enjoyed the introductions session and I thought the sponsors offerings were interesting."

LOGO AIGVP & Associate Actuary
London, United Kingdom


  • Friendly event with open discussions
  • Start by drinking with your help to introduce each other’s is very well-appreciated
  • Right mix of people at the same table
  • 2mns sharing by the attendees about our issues is challenging but efficient
  • The time after Tableau presentation was too short for continuing the conversation

Overall, I appreciated the event."

LOGO InfineonSite Head of Plant Singapore
Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd


"Many thanks for your email and the great event !

  • Overall very good and valuable !
  • Very good also the personal introduction of each participant.
  • Very good is also the presentation on GEN as well as on the topic of the evening !

I am sure happy to join one of the next Executive Dinner Events."

Director Global Technical MarketingLOGO Merck
Display Materials Business
Darmstadt, Germany


"Thank you very much for yesterday’s Global Executive Network Dinner. Good and balanced group of peers coming from different adjacent industries. I likes the topic and dialogues afterwards."

LOGO DSMMarketing program director
Royal DSM
The Netherlands, Amsterdam


"Good event with stimulating and entertaining discussions. I would attend again and recommend it to others."

LOGO InfineonVice President Strategic Projects
Infineon Technologies AG
Munich, Germany


"It was a very successful event with very interesting participants. Especially the small, select circle allowed for very intensive conversations. I'm looking forward to the next opportunity to participate."

LOGO SkyHead of Corporate Audit
Sky Deutschland AG
Munich, Germany


"I very much enjoyed this networking event. A topic no one can close their eyes for it as constantly around in our day to day as well as business environment. Exciting and new aspects to this topic gained and exchange with other peers very interesting – company sizes, manufactural or financial institutions - we all fight against the same fears. I will definitely take up the chance to continue staying in touch with some of the other invitees. Location was very beautiful and organization remarkable. Looking forward to be being invited for future events again."

LOGO UBSCustody Client Servicing, Vendor Manager
Corporate Center
Zurich, Switzerland


"Many thanks for having me. It was a really enjoyable evening – a very stimulating set of discussions with some really interesting people. I would love to attend another Executive Dinner in the future."

LOGO BBCHead of Strategy
BBC Television
London, United Kingdom


"It was my pleasure as well to meet you in person at the Dinner last night. I look forward to be invited to another event soon. It was a useful session, a great opportunity for sharing ideas, benchmarking and networking. I truly enjoyed the evening, meeting interesting people. The venue setting, the food and the drinks were super. Thank you for inviting me. I look forward to another session in the near future."

LOGO tomtomSenior Internal Auditor
TomTom International BV
Amsterdam, The Netherlands


"Thank you very much for the invitation. The conversations were very interesting, in particular hearing about the various business challenges, and how companies were addressing them, or planning to address them.
I had a number of thought-provoking interactions about my specific business challenges, and discovered a very interesting technology area that I had only heard about briefly, but now understand very well. In fact, the additional knowledge I gleaned from that conversation may actually lead to a very real solution for one of my issues.
I can honestly say that I left the gathering feeling energized."

LOGO CoherentGeneral Manager
Ion Laser Business Group, Coherent, Inc.
Bay Area, United States of America


"Great organization, very opened discussion with C-level professionals from different industries."

Chief Data OfficerLOGO Vivendi
Paris, France


"I really enjoyed joining the GEN Executive Dinner yesterday evening. It was a pleasure to meet senior executives from so many different industries and to understand their current challenges in the fast changing digital environment, recognizing a lot of similarities across businesses with regards to digitization."

LOGO E-Plus GruppeHead of Strategic Control
Telefónica Deutschland
Dusseldorf, Germany


"I really liked the general setting and would be more than happy to join again."

LOGO AllianzInnovation Manager
Allianz SE
Munich, Germany


"The event was most informative, and I gained different perspectives from other industries. I look forward to joining you for future events."

LOGO AGDDeputy Director
Information Technology & Systems, Financial Administration & Control
Accountant-General's Department
AGD | Government of Singapore


"The event was very good, I enjoyed a lot!"

LOGO YooxHead of
Yoox group
Shanghai, China


"First of all many thanks for sending the invite to attend the “ The Customer Experience Edge”. It was a wonderful and knowledgeable experience. Mr. Vinay Iyer’s presentation and views exchanged were very very impressive. I am also very touched by the kindest courtesy extended to me as well as to others who attended the meet. The food, courtesy, venue and all was excellent and outstanding."

LOGO PARKSONSSr. Manager Marketing & Sales
Parksons Packaging Ltd.
Mumbai, India


"Thank you again for the invitation. It was a great experience to meet with people from so many different industries and all representing the executive level of their companies."

Vice President LOGO Hella
Hella KGaA Hueck & Co.
Global Key Account Management BMW Group
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thank you very much for the invitation to this very interesting and informative event!"

Head Infrastructure & Operations LOGO EPO
Information Technology Section
European Patent Office
Munich, Germany


"It was an interesting group of people with interesting perspectives. I enjoyed the conversations. The attendees are senior-level across many different functions and industries – an interesting mix. I liked the event structure of having time to mingle before dinner and individual introductions to get to know others. The restaurant service and flair of the location were top-notch. The facilitator was super friendly, professional, and welcoming"

Global Head of Digital Marketing CampaignsLOGO Nokia
Budapest, Hungary (referring to Executive Dinner in Vienna, Austria)


"Yesterday was a very interesting networking opportunity with very interesting people coming together. The discussions were valuable to me and the Rosewood Vienna Hotel is a perfect location to feel good and have a good time."

Vienna, Austria


"It was a very nice dinner event yesterday evening with lots of new exiting contacts.
Thank you very much for organizing!"

LOGO SiemensHead of Global Capital Markets
Siemens Treasury GmbH
Munich, Germany


"Thanks a lot for sharing the photos of the last Executive Dinner in Doha. Looking forward to meet you all in another event."

QATAR-UAE Exchange Est.
Doha, Qatar


"I think the participants were extremely well selected and represented a wide range of industries."

LOGO OerlikonHead Group Talent Management
OC Oerlikon Management AG
Zurich, Switzerland


"The quality of the discussions and exchanges was engaging and interesting. All attendees were curious to know more about each other's backgrounds. The level of the attendees was top-class. A good mix of industries, good diversity of gender and experiences. The facilitator of GEN was very polite and attentive. The restaurant Service was very satisfying. The flair of the location was also very gratifying. Good food and drinks, and the location are very central. Punctuality and service of the Chauffeured Limo Service: 10 out of 10. Arrived on time."

Head of Marketing - MarkedssjefLOGO Lush
LUSH Norge
Oslo, Norway


"This was a very nice event and made some good connections. I learned a lot and hope to be able to attend some future events. If I can be of any help please give me call."

LOGO BAYERSenior Vice President, Head of Global Regulatory Affairs
Bayer HealthCare
New York, United States of America


"Was a very interesting and enjoyable evening.  Dinner location is great – well known in Munich – and very professional service. Your host was very good, the discussions very open and giving different insights and the presentation from Rohde  Schwarz was crisp and will trigger thoughts not only for me but also my company. So worth to spend the evening."

Senior Director LogisticsLOGO Infinion
Infineon Technologies
Munich, Germany


"Many thanks for the invitation. It was a great evening and discussion."

Global Marketing Director DiabetesLOGO Lilly
Lilly Deutschland GmbH
Frankfurt am Main, Germany


"Thank you for inviting me to last night's event, highly enjoyable with some good quality conversations making it a very worthwhile event."

LOGO RBSDigital Director, Business & Commercial Banking, Corporate Banking Division
London, United Kingdom


"I think it was a marvelous event yesterday, a very good key note speech followed by good discussions of interesting people. Very inspirational. I hope I have the chance to attend one of the next Executive Dinners again."

LOGO TelefonicaHead Partner Solutions, Germany
Telefónica Germany GmbH & Co. OHG
Munich, Germany


"Thank you for the great event. Tokyo has plenty of networking events, but I do confirm that the GEN event was outstanding, specifically with regards to the selection of participants and location<."

Executive Officer LOGO Bosch
Bosch Corporation
Tokyo, Japan


"The discussions went from introductory small talk quickly into the key current topics such as ´the impacto f AI´, ´economic headwinds: inflation, supply chain disruptions. It was great to have a mix of industries and professions. It allowed hearing different aspects and viewpoints and fostered a better 360 degree view. The level of the attendees was very good. We had ample time and opportunity at the table as well as in the foyer. The personal introductions at the start as well as the individual presentations were very helpful for me joining the discussions that were most interesting for me. I think everyone had an opportunity to contribute and did so. It helped gaining new insights and building new connections. The restaurant service was attentive and good. The flair of the location was excellent. The facilitator of GEN did a great job. It never felt rushed and he made sure everyone got a fair share of time and attention."

Vice President Marketing EMEALOGO UBS
Munich, Germany (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"Let me thank GEN for a very impressive and well-organized evening. It was great to discuss at eye-level with industry leaders, legal- and cyber security experts! The message was brought across very clearly and competently by the representatives of Rohde & Schwarz and we started to discuss about potential business opportunities already during the dinner. Overall, as always, an event very much worth attending in an inspiring and relaxed setting. Looking forward to the next GEN event, thanks so much for the perfect organization and communication and have a great weekend."

Head of Secure Remote IdentificationLOGO Gieseke+Devrient
Digital Enterprise Security
Munich, Germany


"I would like to congratulate you and the whole GEN team for yesterday’s event. Everything related with organization was great, I can tell that you’re really specialists in this kind of events. Also, I liked all the follow up and personal attention I received from you. The event was a great opportunity to know and understand how other companies  and industries are facing the digital and mobility issues, their approach to customers, strategic partners and collaborators. To meet new people and have some fun.
Thanks for everything!"

AlesaIT Services Manager
Mexico City, Mexico


"It was a great pleasure to be able to exchange with all these valuable executives yesterday evening. For me as first time with GEN it was full discovery, it was interesting to be able to exchange with people sharing also some experiences in emerging markets. Even maybe the solution provided by Edge Verve could be useful for our business in China, this would be great input of the evening. Diversity of participants gives you another view of some business area, modules and practices which are not necessarily known. Thank you for the great opportunity platform you are proposing."

LOGO LiebherrHead of Sales Asia & Oceania
Liebherr-Mischtechnik GmbH
Bad Schussenried, Germany


"GEN - The Global Executive Network event was both a most enjoyable evening as well as an invaluable opportunity to meet with other senior members of my industry with whom some very interesting and useful discussion took place. I would certainly recommend these events to other Executives a thoroughly worthwhile and enjoyable experiences."

LOGO SimplyhealthExecutive Director
Simplyhealth Group
London, United Kingdom


"I thought the dinner was great. I liked that we only had 6 people, because it was quite intimate and we could actually talk to a small group of people all night, rather than trying to meet a whole bunch of people throughout the evening."

Health NetVice President, Operations & Clinical Services
Health Net, Inc


"Thanks you for a networking event well organized with the introductory part starting in a historic setting. The presentations of the well selected parties served as an inspiring kick off for more in- depth discussions to follow. The participants represented a diverse group of backgrounds with a mindset of sharing and learning from each other. The moderation was very professional and provided the basis for a friendly atmosphere. Many thanks for the informative evening."

Sr. Director Biorefinery & Co-ProductsLOGO Lenzing
Lenzing, Austria
Lenzing, Austria (referring to Executive Dinner in Vienna, Austria)


"It was a pleasure to meet you last night. Fantastic event!"

LOGO SiemensGlobal Head of Strategy
Siemens Audiology – a Siemens Healthcare business


"It was a very interesting meeting, all was pretty good, the expositor, the colleagues, the meal and of course the organization. I will be happy to attend to the next Executive Dinner, so please let me know about it."

LOGO CBBGestor de Aplicaciones
Sub Gerencia de Informática
Cementos Bio Bio
Santiago, Chile


"It was lovely to meet you too, and I very much enjoyed the format of the event and the food was fabulous too."

LOGO ChubbOperations Integration Projects Director
London, United Kingdom


"This is one of the best events I have ever been to. The event was well-managed and organized. I thank you and all your team for excellent work performed to deliver such a wonderful event."

LOGO EIAIT Operations Leader
Emirates Investment Authority
Dubai, UAE


"It was very nice to meet you last night and to attend another great GEN event. The networking opportunity is terrific, the location is always great, the food delicious and the atmosphere is top notch. Thank you for your hard work and support during these great events!"

LOGO ZurichSenior Market Development Manager
Global Corporate and Corporate Life & Pensions
Zurich American Life Insurance Zurich Insurance Company Ltd
Zurich, Switzerland


"I just would like to express my thanks to you and GEN for organizing this wonderful get-together. It was indeed an insightful evening in getting to know the different people in the various industries.
Well done!"

Singapore CBG-CIIP, Business Management & Support
DBS Bank Ltd


"The event was very valuable and interesting. Due to the broad coverage of different companies, branches and functionalities, I could gain some quite interesting insights. More important than the factual insights were the opportunity to get in touch with competent and experienced people."

Head of Global Marketing Communications LOGO Bosch
Bosch Sicherheitssysteme
Munich, Germany


"It was great to meet you as well. I thought the event was great and would recommend it to others in my network. Much different than other events…but that is what created the positive experience."

LOGO AstraZenecaDirector, Head - Commercial Data Management
Sales Force Operations
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP


"The evening provided a pleasant and relax setting to mingle and discuss about the specific topic on hand from various perspectives of the attendees, who themselves are from various and quite diverse backgrounds. The food was good, the company excellent. Thank you."

Infrastructure & Governance | IT Division
PSA Corp


"My feedback, it was a very good event, no aggressive selling, enough time to network in a real executive group and good and interesting content of the presentation – it really met my expectations!"

LOGO NOKIAHead Global Procurement Finance and Control
Munich, Germany


"Greetings! At the outset, let me thank for your courtesies during the GEN Meeting on “the Customer Experience Edge”. It was indeed great to interact with spectrum of people with different ideas and experiences unique to their own! I am also thankful for having given the opportunity to meet up with some business contacts who were not in my radar, this will bring in a new segment/avenue for my business.
Thanks once again for this effort!"

LOGO TIMEVice President - Auto Components and Composites
Time Technoplast Limited
Chicago, United States of America


"Again this was a great evening and you organised an exclusive and small expert group, hence we had great discussions, open exchange und fun. Very valuable networking experience."

Project Manager MIC (Management Information Cockpit)LOGO Merck
Associate Director
Group Controlling & Risk Management (CO-BB)
Merck KGaA
Darmstadt, Germany


"It was a great pleasure to meet you and all attendees in such a nice place. The timing and the different moves during the dinner allows very easily to exchange with different persons. Good place, good organization, executive attendees, it all makes it to have a good evening. And I really appreciated this moment."

LOGO VINCIResponsable SI entité Reporting et International
Paris, France


"Thank you for your invitation to the workshop yesterday. The guest talks presented not only interesting products but also methods, goal-setting, and added-valued potential, and the presentations were comprehensive and competent. In this connection, I was glad that the questions presented in advance were discussed explicitly. Last but not least, your perfect organization and presentation contributed to this efficient, professional event. Workshops of this type are definitely an attractive alternative way of creating a “buzz” without attendance at tiring trade fairs."

LOGO BASFApplications Consultancy
SAP Competence Centre, Development
Hamburg, Germany


"Thank you once again for the invitation as I felt it was a great platform to exchange and share ideas. Hope to see you soon."

LOGO BeaumanoirExecutive VP Sourcing & Operations
Groupe Beaumanoir
Paris, France


"Thank you for a very interesting and informative evening, it good to hear what issues people across the industry are facing and have the opportunity to share our thinking. It was also good to have an organisation like Capgemini share their insights, which helped further inform our discussions. I would be interested in attending future events."

LOGO HomeServeDirector of Strategy
HomeServe Membership Ltd
London, United Kingdom


"Many thanks for inviting and having me! It was a privilege."

LOGO Deutsche BankGeneral Manager, Head Capital Markets & Treasury Solutions Switzerland
Deutsche Bank AG
Zurich, Switzerland


"It’s great way to meet professionals from different industries in an elegant setting. Conversation was spontaneous as we’re facing the same challenges in our sphere of expertise. The exchange of thought and experiences provides some valuable ideas on moving forward. Definitely a wonderful evening."

LOGO MediacorpHead
The Celebrity Agency


"I found this event to be an excellent opportunity to network with my pears of HR Executives and enrich my knowledge about the latest HR Local Market Trends I would like to take this opportunity to specially thank you for the excellent organization of this event. Wish you all the best with all your future events!"

LOGO Juma Al Majid GroupGroup Talent Acquisition & Development Senior Manager
Group Human Capital Division
Juma Al Majid Group
Dubai, UAE


"The program was well organized, I found its format really interesting and useful and an efficient manner to know each other. The quality of the discussions and exchanges was high."

Managing DirectorLOGO Lakatos, Köves és Társai Ügyvédi Iroda
Lakatos, Köves és Társai Ügyvédi Iroda
Budapest, Hungary (referring to Executive Dinner in Vienna, Austria)


"As every time it was a great evening with lots of interesting discussions and new views on serval businesses including related challenges. In addition the location was excellent and due to the round table it was easy to get in touch with everyone. Happy to be part next time."

Head of Planning & Performance Management – CEE LOGO Alianz
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE
Munich, Germany


"Many thanks for your note and the event: It was most useful. I am already in touch with a couple of people I met last evening. Thanks & regards."

LOGO SambaChief Marketing Officer
Saudi National Bank (SNB)
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia


"Thank you for the invite and for a very enjoyable and informative evening. I would very much welcome the opportunity to attend again – obviously dependent on the topic to be covered."

Logo WhitebreadStrategy Director, Costa Coffee
Whitbread Group PLC
London, United Kingdom


"Thank you Domitilla for this opportunity to have an interesting dialogue with other professionnals on the client experience. Obviously the banking sector is particularly concerned as the bank/client relationship is closely monitored by legislators and regulators alike."

LOGO BNP ParibasDeputy Head - Protection of Interests of Clients
Compliance - BNP Paribas
Paris, France


"Firstly, let me appreciate the way you organize and drive the whole event. To me , the meeting was of great importance. The topic “Customer experience edge” was thought provoking as speaker Vinay has added the newer perspective to reach out the customer with technology & how IT can help the organizations to create competitive edge. The interaction with delegates was of high quality & mutually benefited all present there. Thanks for your invite and cheers to GEN entire team for hosting a successful & intellectual event."

LOGO WockhardtDivision Head ( Sales and Marketing )
Wockhardt Limited
London, United Kingdom


"Thanks for the invitation to last night’s dinner – it was most stimulating and I made a number of highly relevant business contacts. I hope to be invited to further such dinners in the future."

LOGO HitachiBusiness Development & Alliances UK
Hitachi Digital Services
London, United Kingdom


"The event was very well prepared and the sponsor gave an excellent presentation. The guest level was very high; I’d even say it was perfect."

Head Office LOGO Bundesbank
IT platform management work desks
German Federal Bank
Frankfurt, Germany


"It was a pleasure to attend this very interesting meeting at a fabulous location. The presentation was very informative and I had a lot of good conversations."

LOGO LATHAM & WATKINSKnowledge Management Lawyer
Munich, Germany


"It was a pleasure meeting you and i appreciated the opportunity to partake in the executive dinner. The executive networking platform was very useful and the exchange lively. Thank you."

LOGO adidasSenior Vice President, Project & Process Management
Global Brands, adidas Group
Munich, Germany


"It was a very interesting evening – and on top real fun. Many thanks!"

Finance Manager LOGO Oppenhoff
Tenneco Inc.
Frankfurt, Germany


"It was an interesting evening, meeting people from different industries and backgrounds. I also enjoyed learning about the sponsors and the type of service they provide. Overall, it was an stimulating and educational experience."

LOGO PfizerDirector Biotherapeutics
Centers for Therapeutic Innovation (CTI-San Francisco)
San Francisco, United States of America


"It was a fantastic evening at GEN. It actually far exceeded my expectations : caliber of attendees, quality of discussion and constructive discussions and facilitation from GEN. Please include me in any appropriate events."

LOGO AIGGeneral Manager
London, United Kingdom


"Thanks for the great evening. I really enjoyed the diversity of the group members introducing their role and short-term challenges. I guess it was good to have had the longer introduction phase as it offered a broader view on the different sectors and strategists’ mindsets compared to the very nice but limited talks to neighbors at the table during the excellent dinner course."

LOGO BeiersdorfVice President, Corporate Strategy Development & Implementation
Beiersdorf AG
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thank you for the dinner and networking opportunities."

LOGO AvivaHead of Digital Strategy
London, United Kingdom


"Many thanks for the invitation yesterday evening. In my opinion the organization, the evening program, the type of venue chosen and the limited number of participants allowed everybody to network and interact with all the other attendees. I have appreciated the level and the skills of all the other invited executives and I had the possibility to entertain interesting conversations and discuss topics of mutual interest. The evening and the dinner other than profitable was very pleasant and enjoyable for everybody. "

LOGO GeneraliSenior Manager - Reinsurance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"The event provides an excellent opportunity to meet, exchange ideas and connect with other open minds active in your business domain. In this dynamic world, it does really help to know how the community is thinking or preparing for disruptive revolution challenges in our sector every day. Executive Dinner is organized to enhance –“Cerebration & Brainstorming” and it pretty much meets its objectives…"

Manager LOGO Heraeus
Digital Health & Strategy
Heraeus Medical GmbH
Wehrheim, Germany


"Interesting people and great discussions in a feel-good environment."

BT – International Strategy, Change & Value LOGO Merck
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thank you very much for a most enjoyable and informative evening. The quality of the debate and discussion around the table was very inspiring and will, I am sure, provoke a lot of thought. The venue and food were excellent and I would highly recommend other people to attend if given the opportunity."

LOGO AIGRegional Sourcing Manager – Technology
AIG Global Sourcing & Procurement Services
London, United Kingdom


"Overall the event was well organized, location was great. Got to network with lots of Senior Leaders from various industries and was good to hear the challenges across all industries are the same in 2015."

LOGO CitiSr. Vice President
Citi CTI | GCG Core Infrastructure Services Global E2E Build Integration Lead Citi Singapore Campus


"I have attended many events in my career but I really wanted to give you guys some feedback. In my opinion, the event that I attended would be up there with the very best events that I have ever attended throughout my career. The boutique size of the group, and calibre of the attendees made for an extremely engaging evening. All credit to your team and what you stand for. Fantastic night and I have been telling many about it. Thoroughly engaging and I would feel privileged to be offered attendance at future events."

LOGO Endeavour EnergyManager, IC&T Information and Integration
>Endeavour Energy
Sydney, Australia


"The event has been absolutely amazing, starting form the organization, welcome, location, quality of the guests and the agenda. I loved that you helped us to connect at the beginning, then guided the seating and then before the dessert we got chance to mix with each other again. I had lovely and informative conversations, managed to connect some inspiring colleagues. And last but not least the facilitator has been fabulous. The limousine service I have not tried."

Global Director of Corporate Communications and MarketingLOGO Voltaria
Budapest, Hungary (referring to Executive Dinner in Vienna, Austria)


"Enjoyed the meeting very much. Variety of companies was exceptional. Thank you!
Best Regards,"

LOGO AlstomDirector Global Expansion
Alstom Power
New York, United States of America


"The event was very interesting and allowed me to hear other perspectives, I would like to participate in future events."

LOGO BayerHR Lead, Supply Chain
Bayer AG


"Excellent gathering. Thanks so much for inviting me."

Logo NovartisManaging Director
Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
New York, United States of America


"Thanks to you and the team very much for an incredible evening full of valuable discussions with very interesting peers in a stunning surrounding and with delicious culinary frame. Much appreciated the invitation."

LOGO ZurichDirector | Project Manager
Deutsche Bank (Suisse) SA
Zurich, Switzerland


"I think the dinner was excellent. I had very interesting conversations and the people were very interested in getting to know each other and to learn more about the others business. I think that you as a team did a very good job. Congratulations. The speaker was perfect. The speaker was able to explain a very complex technical issue for non-experts."

Rechtsanwalt/Steuerberater LOGO TaylorWessing
Taylor Wessing Partnerschaftsgesellschaft mbB
Dusseldorf, Germany


"I thoroughly enjoyed the evening – the presentations were extremely interesting and the conversations and discussions that followed were lively and thought-provoking. I am reaching out to my newly made contacts to continue the dialogue you have graciously initiated. Thank you again for the opportunity to spend time with you and the group. Dinner was wonderful and the new relationships I have established are even better."

LOGO Daiichi-SankyoSenior Director Cardiovascular Clinical Development
Daiichi Sankyo Pharma Development
New York, United States of America


"Thank you for this opportunity to meet leaders from other industries and to enrich my understanding of 360° customer centric view."

LOGO OrangeVP Marketing, Strategy & Business Development
Orange International Carriers
Paris, France


"Thank you so much for such a great event and networking opportunity. It’s truly valuable to see what your peers are up to and experiencing. I’d love to join in any future events and hopefully be able to add value."

LOGO JDJD Group Executive – IT Governance
Johannesburg, South Africa


"This was a great event! It was a good to share each other’s upcoming challenges, as well as the being able to hear the executive statements around this topic of discussion."

LOGO AIGHead of Finance Partnering for UK and Europe
London, United Kingdom


"It was inspiring to hear the work of others in the digital space and I would certainly recommend the executive dinner to others. Well hosted and set in a great location, the whole evening was geared to meeting and learning from others. Very congenial indeed."

LOGO CapitaCustomer Services Solutions Architect
Capita Local Government
London, United Kingdom


"During this meeting, I meet a lot of BNPP colleagues and other one like GE ... .
Its a good approach of networking between Business and IT Executive. Informatica and Information Builders prove their leadership and complementarity in Data Mining, specially for customer relationships. The business cases are very attractive. Developing the full view of the Client is more strategical and easier with new IT Technologies ... Thanks for this Dinner Domitilla. The organization was fluent.

LOGO BNP ParibasIT Executive - Transformation
BNP Paribas
Paris, France


"Many thanks for inviting me for the Executive Dinner in Hamburg. I very much enjoyed the evening as I had a couple of very interesting discussions. In particular I liked the setting of a small group of people from various industries linked by a joint topic. Looking forward to attending another event in the future."

LOGO OttoHead of Corporate Development New Media
Otto Group
Hamburg, Germany


"Thanks for the invite. It’s been a fun evening with nice company."

Vice President Digital Marketing LOGO Siemens
Siemens AG
Communications and Government Affairs
Market Communications, Online Marketing
Munich, Germany


"The level of the attendees was good as they knew well their industry and could support their ideas with facts. The GEN facilitator was quite expressive and kind. I enjoyed meeting him as well. The restaurant service was good. It’s the high service level expected for the venue. The location was indeed very well chosen. The Four Seasons hotel have a particular exquisite flair that suits quite well on these events. Regarding the Chauffeured Limousine Service , I’d like to thank you for organising it."

AMO Quality Manager LOGO Stack
Wizz Air Hungary
Budapest, Hungary


"Many thanks for a splendid evening with some great company to share our individual perspectives. A very rewarding experience!"

LOGO Brewin DolphinHead of Business Continuity Management
Brewin Dolphin
London, United Kingdom


"It’s the first time for me to join GEN event and I would say I like it. The facilitation, the place, the food/beverage, and most of important – Topics about Online Retail Strategy are all great! I really wish I can stay longer having more conversation with people who were sharing with common interests and challenges. After the dinner, I have contacted couple of participants to discuss further and look forward moving to business opportunity quickly.
Thank you again for that wonderful night and I am looking forward to the next gathering."

LOGO Louis VuittonIS&T Director
Louis Vuitton China
Shanghai, China


"Reaching out per the GEN Commercial Life Sciences Executive Dinner currently scheduled on May 1 in New York. I attended a previous GEN Life Sciences Commercial Capabilities dinner; I think it was in late 2015 in which there were both a substantial amount of attendees as well as high quality pharma peers (in attendance). At your convenience, can you consider my request to be added to the attendee invite for this session?"

Senior Director, Commercial Data Management LOGO AstraZeneca
AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP
United States


"The experience was amazing, as some colleagues from other institutions in the sector did participate. Hence a good communication and collaboration did start."

Director of Information Security & Control Mexico


"I very much enjoyed the dinner. It was well orchestrated, the speakers were interesting and addressed topics relevant to me/my company, and the caliber of the other attendees was excellent."

Kemper Corporation
Bay Area, United States of America


"Thank you once again for the invitation to this well-organized event."

Logo MANNAIVice President Operations – ICT Division
Mannai Trading Co. WLL
Member of Mannai Corporation QSC
Doha, Qatar


"Thank you very much for this excellent support and guidance trough the network meeting. To be an attendee on the Executive Dinner was an inspiring experience, to talk with executives of other industries is very interesting and helpfull to find solutions in my business. Also the contacts to improve my network afterwards. Last but not least the location and catering are on the highest standard. Many thanks to GEN for this event."

LOGO PorscheManager Corporate Quality Technics, Electronic Systems
Project SUV
Germany, Munich


"Thank you for the professional organization of the event."

LOGO Swiss ReGlobal Head FM IT Quality & Prod Support, Director
Group Asset Management
Swiss Re Management Ltd
Zurich, Switzerland


"Thanks for hosting a splendid Dinner Event, revealing provoking insight and rewarding networking."

Logo PostCIO/Head of BIS-LO-DK & Central Europe
Copenhagen, Denmark


"I found the event to be very useful and very well organised. I was particularly impressed by the calibre of the attendee’s and the understated openness, trust and engagement to truly share and learn best practise and common issues. I GEN in the future."

LOGO PhilipsSenior Director Operations, Mother & Childcare, Philips Avent
BG Health & Wellness
Philips Consumer Lifestyle
London, United Kingdom


"I enjoyed the dinner and will connect on LinkedIn to some of the people that I met. The venue was well chosen and the food very delicious. If such meeting is arranged in Copenhagen again, then I would definitely consider participating."

LOGO FerringInternational Clinical Trial Manager
Ferring Pharmaceuticals A/S
Copenhagen, Denmark


"It was a very good evening and a great chance to meet some very interesting people. Thanks and looking forward to the next event."

LOGO CARATGroup Digital Director
London, United Kingdom


"I am delighted to attend the Executive Dinner. It’s a good opportunity to be able to network and to make new acquaintances across the different industries. The sharing from the various leaders were very insightful. The setting is very friendly and the time management is good. Thanks for the invite and looking forward to attend such dinners in the future."

LOGO AlconHead of Procurement (MTO, Asia)


"It was a nice evening. I met some interesting colleagues and it raised awareness on a relevant topic related to staffing and the engineering resource shortage as a global topic."

LOGO ContinentalDirector, Global Customer Center Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Body & Security
Continental Automotive Systems, Inc
Detroit, USA


"I just wanted to make sure you had my new contact information as I’ve relocated back to the US.
I also wanted to reiterate how much value I got out of the last meeting I attended in Dubai and want to make sure you keep my name on the list for future events.
Would also like to inquire about events in the USA that are similar to the ones you’ve coordinated in Dubai.
 Appreciate any information you can provide."

LOGO MaerskSenior Director, Government Services
Washington, D.C. USA


"Thank you so much for a fantastic dinner yesterday :) The quality of the discussions and exchanges was excellent. Everyone was passionate about their work and very open to sharing knowledge. I learned a lot and got very inspired. The attendee level was very high - exciting and successful people. The facilitator of GEN was super nice and professional. The restaurant served excellently, and so was the flair of the venue selected. The punctuality and service of the Chauffeured Limo Service were excellent."

Co-founder & CMOLOGO Stack
Stack by me
Oslo, Norway


"Many thanks, it was a pleasure meeting you yesterday. Please find my contact details below. Thanks for the opportunity to participate at yesterday’s event. Besides the fine food and drinks I really enjoyed the high profile conversation with the other attendees as well as the stimulating presentation by the charming sponsor of the event."

Arnold & Porter
Munich, Germany


"It was a really pleasant night with very interesting people!"

Logo L'OréalMarketing Group Manager
L’Oréal Headquarter, Brazil
Sao Paulo, Brazil


"I think the event is well organized and it is a great opportunity to network with executives in my neighborhood. Thank you, well done!"

LOGO LispaChief Information Officer
Shanghai, China


"The quality of the discussions and exchanges were well balanced."

Technical Project Management LOGO Bosch
Engineering Driving Systems (XC-DX/ESM4-Bp), Robert Bosch
Budapest, Hungary


"Thanks Anita for the invitation to this important Executive Dinner. I had a good time knowing interesting people and listening to a very useful small talk."

LOGO oxiquimGerente Administración y Finanzas
Oxiquim S.A.
Santiago, Chile


"The agenda was great which really supported the networking. Various industries were represented and all of the attendees added great value to the session. The whole evening was managed smoothly by the GEN facilitator. Foods and beverages were excellent. The location is one of the best places in Budapest (Gresham Palace), so it was a great choice. The Chauffeured Limousine Service was well organized, perfect service."

Customer Project Manager LOGO Continental
Project and Prototype Management (CVEH-PM), Automotive Safety and Motion (SAM), Segment Vehicle Dynamics (VED)
Continental Automotive Hungary
Budapest, Hungary


"Thank you for your excellent coordination; everything was perfectly set up and timed, and participating was a joy. Thanks to a small group, the discussions and exchanges were excellent. For me, it was very positive to exchange on the same level with experienced people and experts in their field of business. This broadens the intellectual scope. All attendees were experts in their area and with a high level of management experience. The facilitator of GEN was friendly, kind, professional, and also perfectly moderating the evening. The Chauffeured Limousine Service was excellent."

Head of Group LogisticsLOGO Silhouette
Semperit Technische Produkte
Vienna, Austria (referring to Executive Dinner in Vienna, Austria)


"I’d like to thank GEN for inviting me to a such great event to debate and exchange around a relevant topic with executives from a broad mix of business sectors. It was a remarkable opportunity of experience and views sharing, a great networking event and an enjoyable evening."

IT Managing DirectorLOGO Credit Agricole CIB
Head of Studies & Transversal Projects
Credit Agricole CIB
Paris, France


"I am very impressed by your organization and the opportunities offered for education and networking and would certainly like to be invited to such an event in the future."

Senior Vice President LOGO US Bank
Commercial Banking
U.S. Bank
New York, United States of America


"I found the Executive Dinner on "The Strategic Importance of Customer Experience" to be right on target and well delivered. I really appreciate the balance between the evening’s discussion and “networking” that the GEN – The Global Executive Network provides. The evening is of tremendous value to me and I look forward to meeting new colleagues and getting thoughtful insights that are so relevant to me. Thank you for inviting me and Ilook forward to other events."

LOGO PfizerFinance & PGS Business Technology
New York, United States of America


"Thanks for the great organization."

VP Group Business Development & PartneringLOGO Telekom
Group Innovation+
Deutsche Telekom AG
Bonn, Germany


"Thank you kindly for a lovely event last week. The event was wonderfully organised and the crowd was very poignant. Giving the chance for all the members to participate was new and unique which did give much impetus for others to talk further. I look forward to further events."

LOGO VodafoneGlobal Client Partner - Asia Pacific
Vodafone Global Enterprise


"It was my first time at one of these dinners and I really enjoyed the experience. The location, food and wine were all excellent. More importantly, I thought the format for the meeting and the facilitation by GEN was first class. I engaged with lots of people and the conversations were extremely interesting. So well done!"

LOGO NFU MutalLife Analysis Actuary
NFU Mutual
London, United Kingdom


"It was a very good meeting. I liked hearing what guests had to say, as they belonged to different levels and industries, and had a very interesting background in terms of experience. It was very good, hopefully there will be more, with qualified and high-level people. Thank you very much for the invitation."

LOGO CitiSVP - Voice LATAM and Mexico factory COE Head
Buenos Aires, Argentina


"Thanks for hosting a very good dinner last evening."

LOGO RentPresident
Los Angeles, United States of America


"It was a great and inspired event! Thank you again for bringing digital leaders from different industry sectors together and I’m quite sure that we’d develop new digital business models sometimes in the near future together."

Enterprise Architect BMWLOGO BMW
Munich, Germany


"A great evening around a fascinating matter with adequate guests and deep discussions!"

LOGO SkyDirector Product Architecture
Sky Deutschland Fernsehen GmbH & Co. KG
Munich, Germany


"I really enjoyed the dinner – good discussions before, during and after dinner. I also picked up a contact who can provide some useful information to me on using solar energy in Australia. Great topic for the evening and the right level and number of attendees. Good mix of organisations represented. The format enabled a clear briefing on the topic by the sponsor and the size of the group encouraged discussion. Many thanks for the invitation."

LOGO MauriOperations Director
Sydney, Australia


"I thought the audience was excellent and intimate."

LOGO NEW BALANCEHead of e-commerce China
Shanghai, China


"Congratulations for the event:

  • It was very well organized, on the minimal details
  • I really liked the way we present ourselves to the group and the way you introduce us at the moment we arrived at the event
  • The group was also very well chosen
  • The menu was good and the service in general, impeccable
  • The venue was very good and well chosen
  • The group had a good participation and the general atmosphere was very pleasant

I appreciate the invitation and hope to participate in future events."

LOGO SUZANODiretoria Estratégia, Inovação e Marketing
Suzano Papel e Celulose
Sao Paulo, Brazil


"Simply brilliant, the agenda was very clear, the attendees introduction was very helpful (knowing on who are the participants and their responsibility within their company and such), the guest speaker has 5 stars knowledge on the presenting topic, the networking session/discussion was very useful and I have seeing some of potential collaboration opportunities. Definitely worth of my travel and time and looking forward for similar even in the future."

LOGO SANDVIKGeneral Manager, Applications Engineering And Customer Development
Sandvik AB
Sydney, Australia


"It was indeed a friendly yet beneficial gathering. I really enjoyed the executive dinner on June 9 at Burj Al Arab and very much appreciated the discussions that I had with the attendees. It did help me stay in touch with the latest developments and trends in 3rd generation technology platform including cloud computing and virtualization. Thank you for organizing such a useful event and thank you for inviting me."

LOGO EuropcarEuropcar International | Group Revenue Manager
Paris, France


"The executive dinner was very interesting; I enjoyed the small participants circle."

LOGO BMWCustoms Compliance
BMW Group
Munich, Germany


"Thanks for the wonderful evening yesterday in Salzburg! Great group of people invited and a perfect networking opportunity which has the potential to flourish. Well organized and orchestrated from your host! Thanks Again."

Vice President, Information TechnologyLOGO 3M
Munich, Germany (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"Thank you for the interesting evening yesterday. I got new nice new insights in how other companies manage the challenge of implementing new IT tools to improve collaboration among their employees."

LOGO Tüv-SüdManaging Director
TÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH, Germany
Munich, Germany


"Thank you. It was a very professional event."

LOGO hpVice President, Enterprise Services
Global Sales Enablement – Americas
Hewlett-Packard Company
Bay Area, United States of America


"Thank you for hosting last night – it was an interesting and pleasurable evening."

LOGO DFSMerchandise Manager Wine & Champagne
DFS Group Limited
Kowloon, Hong Kong


"The dinner was very good and I am sorry I had to leave early. I would be more than happy to participate in future."

LOGO SchneiderDirector, Smart Cities
Schneider Electric


"I appreciated the invitation very much. I was an outstanding and interesting evening - it was a very interesting event. It is a perfect setting: Having a chance to meet top executives from different industries, and having time to exchange thoughts with them is great. Likewise the subjects as presented are really future-oriented and strategically relevant for business. In brief you receive insights into opportunities for changing or developing your business."

LOGO adidasgroupVice President, Head of Supply Chain Services
Adidas AG
Herzogenaurach, Germany


"It was pleasure attending the meeting, we had very fruitful discussions."

LOGO gskDirector, Clinical Development
London, United Kingdom


"The discussions and exchanges were very good, interesting insights in other industries but also realizing that we all have similar challenges to deal with. The level of the attendees was very good, thanks for the selection. I liked the networking-factor and there are several connections already beyond the evening. The restaurant service was wonderful and the flair of the location perfect. The facilitator of GEN was very good."

Senior Vice President Customer ExperienceLOGO 3M
Munich, Germany (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"Thank you for the opportunity to discuss actual IT trends. The format and content of the dinner was efficient and productive indeed."

LOGO BCSGroup CIO, Member of the Board
Financial Group BCS
Moscow, Russia


"It was a very fruitful meeting."

LOGO CCUGerente de Cumplimiento – Compliance Officer
Santiago, Chile


"Thanks again for this GEN-Executive Dinner and for the great organization – well done! The topic was very interesting and at the pulse of time. Also the discussion was very lively and enriched my work. Again – thanks a lot."

LOGO Peek & CloppenburgHead of Corporate Strategy
Peek & Cloppenburg KG, Germany
Dusseldorf, Germany


"It was again a great venue with perfect organisation, a thrilling speaker and a unique networking environment."

LOGO merckAssociate Director
Group Controlling & Risk Management (CO-BB)
Merck – Living Innovation
Darmstadt, Germany


"Thank you and your team to hold this great event."

LOGO China ResourcesStrategic Development Department
China Resources Power Holding Co.,Ltd
Beijing, China


LOGO Danaher"Thanks for the dinner and it was a well organized event. I enjoyed it."

Vice President Strategic Development, Life Sciences
Danaher Corporation
New York, United States of America


"Thanks again for the invitation. I’ve very much enjoyed the networking amongst a very well selected peer group. Many interesting discussions and also the selected “host” SugarCRM has been inspiring. I gained lots of value and a few ideas from the discussions and appreciate the networking opportunity. Please find below my contact details."

Head of Transformation Projects & Processes LOGO sanofi
Frankfurt, Germany


"The whole event was very well organized, and everybody felt very comfortable to exchange experiences and network."

LOGO WalmartMarketing Director
Walmart Brasil Ltda.
Sao Paulo, Brazil


"Thank you again for yesterday's event. It was an extremely fruitful and engaging evening!"

LOGO FerragamoBusiness Development Director
(Digital & E-commerce) - Asia

Ferragamo Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China


"Thank you again for a very pleasant evening with interesting people and delicious food. I appreciated the atmosphere at Jumeirah Hotel as well as your hosting service."

Group Head LOGO DZ Bank
Frankfurt, Germany


"It was a pleasure to meeting you, the Presenters and executives. The dinner presentation gave me a good overview and I will try to investigate if we use this or similar solutions. The networking was excellent. Thank you for an excellent event."

LOGO PfizerBusiness Technology Country Lead
Pfizer Denmark
Copenhagen, Denmark


"Thank you very much for the invitation. It was a pleasure for me to share the evening with you and the people invited. I think it is an excellent initiative to develop a professional network. For me the experience was interesting, the group was open and involved in the discussions. Thank you once again for the invitation. The place, food and ambience was great. Your facilitation was excellent."

LOGO tenarisPlanning Director
Buenos Aires, Argentina


"Thank you for organizing this event. Same as last time this Executive Dinner was a very good networking opportunity including several interesting discussions."

LOGO allianceHead of Global Cost Coordination
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE
Munich, Germany


"First of all, thank you very much for the invitation to participate in the talk about cyber-crime. The expert’s presentation was very complete and it allowed us to understand better how criminal networks are currently operating; he was very experienced and knowledgeable in the topic. The event itself was very nice and warm, there was affinity between guests, and the format is very good because it produces rapprochement with the participants very naturally. Many of the guests also contributed with ideas and questions, which was an added value to what the expert transmitted to us. The place, time and ending time were also ideal, and the food was beautifully served and tasty.
Finally, I’d like to highlight the person who greeted us and handled the event; she was very nice, friendly and handled the situation perfectly well; she made sure to introduce us and was very attentive to our needs, to make us feel good.

LOGO vigatecArea Manager - Payments Systems
Santiago, Chile


"Thank you for organising this inspiring event with relevant executives facing similar interests and challenges as i do. I really enjoyed the meeting and the business information interaction exchange was high. In short thus very educational and inspring. Please dont hesitate to invite me for relevant following meetings."

LOGO ABN AMROHead of Marketing Consumer Segments Team
The Netherlands, Amsterdam


"I was really impressed by the seniority and quality of people you were able to gather for that dinner. I look forward to receiving an invitation for future event so that I can get other executives of my company benefiting from such function. The venue was also greatly selected."

Logo AXAHead of Strategic Projects
Gulf Insurance Group (GIG)
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"I am continuously impressed with GEN events from every touch point. Additionally – thought the content of last night’s presentation was not only inspiring but actionable as well. Thank you again for the invitation."

LOGO VMLSenior Vice President, Group Creative Director
New York, United States of America


"First of all, I would like to congratulate you for your great disposition and good energy leading this event. Astounding."

LOGO supervielleChief Fraud Prevention
Banco Supervielle
Buenos Aires, Argentina


"I truly enjoyed the well focused and small setup of this executive dinner ... Please keep it up and continue the good work."

LOGO AIAAIA International
Head of IT Transformation
Hong Kong, China


"The evening was very enjoyable. Great to be able to meet a number of different people in a relaxed setting."

LOGO The AAHead of Insurance Pricing
The AA
London, United Kingdom


"It was pleasure attending the Dinner meet last night: The whole show was wonderful, well organized and well attended, I never felt that I was new to the group, the discussion was also very healthy and meaningful, the people were very warm and last but not the least the souvenir was very good, worth a treasure for every person from the service Industry.

HDIL Entertainment
Mumbai, India


"First of all, thank you for a very enjoyable evening. It was well organized and I had good conversations. Please find below my full business details. I hope to see you again in the future!"

LOGO arvatoManaging Director
rewards arvato services GmbH
Munich, Germany


"Thank you for hosting last evenings event.

  • Nice environment with superb hosting
  • Good concept to present ourselves and mix up for dessert
  • Relevant subject as discussion topic
  • Good level of participants
  • Perfect to build relation

Hope to be invited in the future for The Netherlands or Belgium."

LOGO TNTGlobal Industry Director EMEA - Logistic Service Providers
Brussels, Belgium


"Thanks for a fun and interesting evening. Have a nice weekend!"

Innovation & Client Solutions Asia Pacific | Global Payments & Cash Management
Hong Kong


"Congratulations for hosting this very informative event. Such a lovely venue was the ideal setting for a key subject like information security. I have enjoyed the possibility to get together with a variety of attendees, and appreciated the smooth organization your staff have provided."

LOGO Higher Colleges of TechnologyProgram Chair - CIS
Higher Colleges Of Technology
Dubai, UAE


"Thank you very much for your invitation to the dinner. It was very well organized and I met very interesting people. The exchange with other high level executives having a similar background offered the possibility to exchange experiences and to obtain some valuable impulses for future project management."

LOGO EUROPCARInternational Urban Mobility Project Director
Europcar International
Hamburg, Germany


"The GEN meeting was an excellent opportunity to meet like minded leaders who face the same challenges, but form different perspectives."

LOGO AchmeaManager Strategie, Marketing & Business Development
Achmea | Corporate Relations
The Netherlands, Amsterdam


"It was my pleasure indeed to attend such a distinguished dinner meeting. The food, the venue and the people involved were so caring and professional; I have not had such a quality time in a long time. Thank You."

LOGO GargashGeneral Manager, Life & Investment
Gargash Insurance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"It was a great event and opportunity last night with lots of inspirations and new contacts in an elegant setting. I am feeling honoured to have been your guest. Thank you so much for your kind invitation!
Looking forward to be part of another GEN event to come."

LOGO vodafoneConcept & Transition Manager
Public & Health Projects
Vodafone GmbH
Munich, Germany


"First of all, thanks for the invitation! The Executive Dinner was very good and exceeded my expectations."

LOGO CargillSr. Technology Risk Analyst
Technology Governance, Risk & Control | Global IT
Buenos Aires, Argentina


"Thank you for the really fantastic event. I could meet up with very nice and exciting people, the conversation was inspiring, the food delicious incl. great service and a super organization. I am very happy I attended."

LOGO Gruner + JahrPublisher FAMILY
Gruner + Jahr Deutschland GmbH
Hamburg, Germany


"I really enjoyed the evening – great location & good interactions."

LOGO GallagherBusiness Transformation Programme Director
International Brokerage
Arthur J. Gallagher
London, United Kingdom


"Thank you for organizing this event. The dinner was a very good networking opportunity including several interesting discussions/perspectives."

LOGO AllianzHead of Global Cost Coordination
Munich, Germany


"Thanks again for arranging such an interesting, stimulating and fun networking event. The guests, introductions and presentations were all really thought provoking. It was great to meet a cross section of guests from different retail, service and FMCG sectors. I would welcome the opportunity to attend another GEN event."

LOGO BBCMarketing Manager
BBC World Service
London, United Kingdom


"Thanks right back and congratulations to organizing an inspiring, informative and fun evening!"

Head of Secure Remote Identification Giesecke+Devrient
Cyber Security Division
Giesecke+Devrient Mobile Security GmbH
Munich, Germany


"Great topics and quality – I liked the main topic of the event, good sharing and exchange of experience and thoughts. Very good organization and host of the event, our facilitator managed the nigh very well and smoothly. (kind, professional, good questions) The service and the flair of the location were great."

Head of Global Entity Management ServicesLOGO TMF Group
South East Europe Market (HU, RO, BG, GR, SB, HR, SI, AT, MT, CY)
TMF Group
Budapest, Hungary


"The evening was fun and interesting, thanks again. Looking forward to meet you and the format again. Please find my signature below."

Head of Strategy & Business Development LOGO Miles and More
Strategy & Business Development, FRA MC/BD
Miles & More GmbH
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thanks for organizing a very good event. I found it very useful."

LOGO SchneiderDirector- Data Centre Life Cycle Services ( Asia, Pacific & Japan)
Schneider Electric


"The quality of the discussions and exchanges were excellent, I extremely enjoyed the conversations with peers from other industries and interesting to see that there is a huge overlap and of course some industry driven related challenges. The level of the attendees was very diverse & interesting personalities with interesting and fascinating backgrounds & experiences. The networking-factor was very good. The GEN facilitator did an amazing job in integrating each and everyone and encouraging conversations. It definitely helped that both the starters and the dessert was with mingling factor instead of sit down and the entire guest list was eager to communicate and network. Great mix of people! The restaurant service was impeccable and very friendly, on point and welcoming. The flair of the location was beautiful setting & location. The facilitator of GEN was outstanding. A superb host, with the capability of active engaging, encouraging, connecting people. Always with a smile and impressive how well he memorized all the names to people!!"

Asset Servicing Corporate & Institutional ClientsLOGO UBS
Zurich, Switzerland (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"Thanks for dinner, was very interesting!"

LOGO WalmartMarketing and Business Development General Director – Ecommerce
Walmart Brasil
Sao Paulo, Brazil


"Thanks for a great evening, this was the perfect event given that I was looking for an event that would get different industry executives to talk around growth. It was very interesting to see how each of our industries intersected and the different perspectives we had on innovation, competition and technology."

LOGO EricssonHead of ICT
Ericsson Hong Kong and Macau
Hong Kong


"It was a distinct privilege to have met you and new industry peers. The topic was very relevant and evoked excellent conversation. Please keep me in mind for future dinners."

LOGO Bristol-Myers SquibbExecutive Director, Global Medical Affairs, Medical Disease Lead--Solid Tumors
Bristol-Myers Squibb
New York, United States of America


"Thanks so much for the lovely and interesting evening. Please see below my contact details in the signature. Looking forward to receive the details of the other attendants and the pictures."

LOGO MediacorpHead of Communications
Allianz SE
Munich, Germany


"Thank you for last night. The event was very well organised and managed. Both yourself and the other hostess with the red dress did a wonderful job. I enjoyed the evening and meeting the team from Kony."

LOGO AlstomEast Asia Pacific Director for Oil & Gas
and Industry & Infrastructure



"Thank you very much. I very much enjoyed the Salzburg event – you and your team's efforts are appreciated. The quality of the discussions and exchanges were high quality. The discussions were very interesting and the attendees I talked to were very interesting. The networking factor was great, whereby I had to leave at 10 pm (the driver was waiting) and was unable to speak to 1-2 people who were particularly interesting from my view. The flair of the location, the restaurant service, and the Chauffeured Limousine Service were great."

PartnerLOGO Wolf Theiss
Wolf Theiss
Vienna, Austria (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"Please find attached my contact details. I am very much looking forward to receiving the guest list. I really enjoyed the evening and the very interesting discussions around the topic "Apps Economy"."

LOGO oppenhoffLawyer
Cologne, Germany


"This is to express my at most appreciation to GEN for inviting me to the “Drivers of Innovation and Growth” Executive Dinner held yesterday at Burj Al Arab. The event was very well planned & organized, fantastically executed and professionally directed. It was a real delight to be amongst such a wonderful and high caliber group of executives from various industries discussing, sharing and presenting various experiences from their own organizations. Once again, thank you very much for your kind assistance and support and once the event’s photos are published, please drop me a note."

Saudi Arabian Airlines | VP IT OFFICE
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


"Regarding feedback – I really enjoyed the evening and the discussions around the starters and the desert. The presentation from the expert was also helping to set the theme an background. The location was also well selected – very good food and ambience. I would be delighted to be invited to a future event again. I made some new contacts in my network which I will follow up on."

LOGO DHLVP, Head of Country IT Europe
IT Services
Deutsche Post DHL
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thank you very much for the invitation. It was a great opportunity to do networking, to meet very interesting and professional people, and to know more about the GEN experience.


  • The space was very comfortable, excellent service
  • The GEN team very professional
  • The subject very interesting
  • The audience very interesting and willing to share
  • It was a surprise for me that we were only 2 female executives. Diversity could be an opportunity in this forum.

Thanks again for the invitation."

LOGO Coca-ColaMarketing Senior Manager
The Coca-Cola Company Mexico
Mexico City, Mexico


"It was great to attend the dinner yesterday. It has been for me the first time to experience such a meeting format, and although a bit surprising, it’s effectively achieving its objective of facilitating informal but good interaction between all of us in a relaxed environment. I would recommend it."

Madrid, Spain


"Thank you for the informative evening in Frankfurt. It was a pleasure being there. The discussion quality was excellent and the location perfect. It was a perfect group number."

Berater Recht, Revision, Compliance LOGO Infraserv
Infraserv GmbH & Co. Höchst KG
Frankfurt, Germany


"I enjoyed the dinner and found it informative in terms of other people/organisations challenges and thoughts. The mix of people and industries was good and the size of the group meant that it was easy to get some time with all attendees. I would recommend to others."

LOGO Balfour BeattyCIO
Balfour Beatty Services
London, United Kingdom


"It was a very diverting and enjoyable evening with many interesting conversations. Thanks again for the invitation."

Head of BeverageLOGO BSH
Product Division Consumer Products / Marketing
BSH Hausgeräte GmbH
Munich, Germany


"I thought the event was very useful for networking, as well as gaining insights into how challenges relating to customer experience cut across industries. It’s refreshing to have the opportunity to interact with a group of executives that one would not otherwise have occasion to meet. Good mix of attendees and very nice venue."

LOGO GuardianVP, Strategic Initiatives
The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America
New York, United States of America


"The GEN dinner provided me with an opportunity to network with some new contacts as well as get some food for thought as I work towards transforming my company to a more customer centric model. The presentation by the keynote speaker was interesting, particularly the concept of monetizing social media. I look forward to attending future events."

LOGO KalerisSr. Vice President, Operations
San Francisco, United States of America


"Overall it's great, could have the chance to meet with different executives from different industry. And also the food is great."

LOGO ChanelE-Retail Manager
Shanghai, China


"Many thanks for the great event ! It was really good and valuable to exchange experiences, especially between different industries!"

Director Global Technical Marketing LOGO Merck
Display Materials Business Unit
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thank you so much once again, it was a fantastic event and I have been able to connect very well during the event. Your setup and personal guidance were very professional and charming. Once again – great job!! I would love to join again one of the upcoming Executive Dinners in Germany, Austria, or North America – especially California."

Chief Executive OfficerLOGO Neato Robotics
Neato Robotics
San José, United States of America


"I thought the format of the evening was very effective and flowed together nicely. It was a very comfortable environment and it was a great way to network and meet other people. Changepoint’s presentation was not only interesting, but at exactly the right level to guide the ensuing discussion. I also believe GEN did a great job sourcing the attendee list – we have all been involved, or are involved with Business Transformation projects and it was very interesting to hear others perspectives. All in all, I enjoyed the evening, and hopefully it was beneficial for all. I would definitely join another event, if invited, and would love to join the Services Excellence dinner in April, if the topic is a match."

LOGO PolyVP, Service Operations
San Jose, United States of America


"The quality of the discussions was outstanding. The topics were relevant, and the exchanges were insightful and engaging. It was evident that much thought and preparation went into ensuring meaningful dialogue. The attendees were of a high caliber. Interacting with such a diverse group of knowledgeable and experienced professionals was a pleasure, each bringing a unique perspective to the table. The networking opportunities were plentiful. The event provided an ideal platform for fostering new connections and strengthening existing ones. The flow of the evening naturally facilitated meaningful interactions. The restaurant service was impeccable. The staff was attentive, efficient, and courteous, ensuring a seamless dining experience that complemented the evening's discussions. The Rosewood Hotel Vienna exuded a distinctive flair that added to the ambiance of the evening. It was elegant and comfortable, making it a perfect setting for an executive dinner. The facilitator from GEN was top-notch. Their expertise in guiding the discussions and ensuring everyone's participation was evident. Their professionalism and enthusiasm greatly enhanced the overall experience."

Director Strategy & Strategic ProjectsLOGO Silhouette
Silhouette International
Vienna, Austria (referring to Executive Dinner in Vienna, Austria)


"It was absolutely fabulous business networking event. I am proud to be part of guest list of the Executive Dinner hosted by GEN- The Global Executive Network. It was a remarkable networking event with eminent business leaders across the business value chain. I am thankful to you for inviting me to such a high-caliber event."

LOGO GURAJATGASHead - Marketing, Sales and Business Development
Gujarat Gas Company Limited
Mumbai, India


"Thank you very much for arranging an enjoyable evening. Good company in an excellent venue and whilst I haven’t seen introductions done in quite that way before, it actually gave some great insight."

LOGO  Liverpool VictoriaHead of Planning & Change
Liverpool Victoria
London, United Kingdom


"Thank you for the evening. The GEN event exceeded my expectation by presenting a timely addressed topic and the breadth of talent in the room. I look forward to joining future events."

LOGO ZUrichHead of Data and Direct Marketing, Global Life
Zurich Insurance Company Ltd., Switzerland
Zurich, Switzerland


"Thank you – I enjoyed the event and the networking. The personal introductions were also interesting and the presentations were the right length to keep them to the point."

LOGO GEODISGroup Market Line Director - FMCG
GEODIS | Group Marketing
London, United Kingdom


"Thank you for the invite, I very much enjoyed the event. The quality of the discussions and exchanges was top notch. So was the networking-factor and the flair and quality of the location. The facilitator of GEN was excellent and the Chauffeured Limousine Service was first class."

SVP Group ITLOGO Constantia
Constantia Flexibles International
Vienna, Austria


"First of all thank you very much for the invitation. That was one of best events I´ve ever participated. The possibility to expand my network with other CIO´s was fantastic and the balance between networking and presentation was very adequate. Again Thank you very much."

Sandoz do Brazil
Sao Paulo, Brazil


"I found the event last night a good opportunity to network and share some challenges & solutions being implemented."

LOGO Rio Tinto GM Enterprise Architecture & Emerging Technologies
Global Business Services
Rio Tinto


"Thanks a lot for the very interesting meeting! Will definitely try to participate at future GEN events!"

LOGO RocheSenior Controller, Finance Medicines Business Planning
F. Hoffmann – La Roche Ltd.
New York, United States of America


"Thank you to you for the pleasant dinner. I would be pleased to participate at another GEN Executive Dinner in the future. Best wishes,"

LOGO Lombardia InformaticaDirettore
Direzione Contact Center Regionale
Lombardia Informatica s.p.a.
Milan, Italy


"It was also a pleasure for me to attend such a nice dinner @Peninsula. I had the fantastic opportunity to exchange with various companies their Customer experience challenges."

LOGO SRCI BananqueDirector Value up
RCI Bank & Services
Paris, France


"Well organized inspiring interactive session."

LOGO DHLBU Account Director / DCO Technology
DHL Supply Chain
The Netherlands, Amsterdam


"I had very interesting discussions – e.g. Merck, SugarCRM. The setup was perfect – one or two high tables more would have been nice. But the way you kept the “sitting time” limited was real great!!!"

Global Director Business Development Technology LOGO Federal mogul
Frankfurt, Germany


"I enjoyed the event very much last night."

LOGO RBSCountry Head, RBS Qatar Branch
Managing Director
Corporate & Institutional Banking, RBS plc
Doha, Qatar


"Thanks so much for organizing. I think it was a very well organized meeting and everyone did their best. Thanks again for invitation."

LOGO ColgateVice President Latam, Customer Development
New York, United States of America


"Thanks a lot. It was a great event and look forward for other opportunities."

Group Product Owner – Fraud Transaction Monitoring SolutionLOGO Raiffeisenbank International
Raiffeisen Bank International
Vienna, Austria


"I enjoyed the event, thank you very much again for the kind invitation. I have the impression that the framework of GEN provides a great opportunity for exchange with experts and like-minded people on some of our key business challenges."

LOGO UBSHead Client Dialogue Strategy
UBS Switzerland AG
Zurich, Switzerland


"Thank you for the invitation. It was a great opportunity to exchange with seasoned professionals on topics of common interest."

Deputy Head - Protection of Interests of clientsLOGO BNP
BNP Paribas
Paris, France


"Thank you again for the invitation. Was a pleasure to participate and network with all the others."

LOGO Credit SuisseHead of Content, Communities & Social Media (SVDD 1)
Credit Suisse AG
Swiss Universal Bank | Platform Management & Digitalization
Zurich, Switzerland


"Thank you for the follow up. I greatly enjoyed meeting you and the other attendees. It was great sharing and exchanging perspectives on various topics with other leaders. The food was terrific and so was the ambience. I will indeed be looking forward to attending more in the future. Are these meetings by invitation only or do we sign up ourselves according to the event calendar?"

LOGO MankindDirector, Medical Affairs
Mannkind Corporation
New York, United States of America


"Yes, it was a pleasure to meet you! I appreciate getting the opportunity to meet and network with professionals from other industries in the region. It was a good event I think, with the focus on networking and I had many interesting conversations during yesterdays’ dinner."

LOGO EricssonRegional Head of Price Management
Region Middle East and NE Africa
Al Salam Tower 17th floor, Corniche Rd. Westbay Area
Doha, Qatar


"Thank you very much for your email and please find attached my full contact details below. It was a great pleasure to meet you and many colleagues on Tuesday evening at Hugo’s restaurant. I found it very interesting and delicious as well. Thank you very much for your invitation. Of course, it would be great for me to have the chance to attend the next meeting again."

Beiten Burkhardt, Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH
Berlin, Germany


"Thank you for hosting last night's stellar event. It was indeed one of the best networking forums I have attended allowing true networking opportunity for the established executives in the room.
I also truly enjoyed the topic and the various challenges and approach the companies represented last night are taking. The event beat even last night's Bruins game :-)
Please find below my contact information which you are welcome to share with the attendees as well as the GEN team."

LOGO KRONOSVice President, Engineering
Ultimate Kronos Group – UKG
Boston, United States of America


"Good selection of like minded and yet diverse participants. The quality of participants was high, each giving to the point sharing of our business challenges. The format for the evening was good in that it provided time for the participants to connect, engage and plan for follow through. As the focus was on Strategic Business Intelligence, the final presentation by Tableau was appropriate as it brought on different perspectives for the challenges described, bringing back the focus on Business Intelligence and created a platform for deeper discussions."

LOGO STATSCorporate IT - Enterprise Information Management (EIM)


"Thank you again for this pleasurable and informative evening at the Park Hyatt. I have enjoyed the interaction with your staff and guests and have made some very interesting contacts. My feedback: Very well organized, very nice place to meet. I liked the way each guest was personally introduced by your hostesses to the participants during Cocktails. Name tags are not really "en vogue" anymore but it would have made it a little bit easier to interact."

LOGO UBSManaging Director, Global HR Business Partner, Legal & Compliance
Zurich, Switzerland


"I enjoyed the dinner very much – the food was excellent and the exchange between companies and the sponsor was very rich in variety and provided a lot of additional thoughts about the topic that I did not consider before."

VP - Head of Country IT LOGO Post
Deutsche Post IT Services GmbH
Darmstadt, Germany


"I just wanted to drop you a quick email to thank you and the team for a very interesting and enjoyable evening last week. In fact, I was very pleasantly surprised by the event and the excellent hospitality. If anything, the discussion time was too brief and there are several points that have occurred to me since that I would have liked to hear from the group on, but the time just flew by."

LOGO CHUBBEuropean eCommerce Product Manager
Chubb Corporation
London, United Kingdom


"My contact details are below; I look forward to receiving the attendee list in due course. The event was one of best I have attended with a good selection of very experienced business professional from a wide range of sectors."

LOGO AonCISO ARS & Aon Benfield
Aon Services Group | Information Risk & Security Services
London, United Kingdom


"Thank you for your hospitality. As the feedback please note that I really enjoyed the evening and I think that the event was organized at a highest professional level. The issues raised, although not detailed, but they definitely reflect recent trends of development of IT industry and roles of IT executives. Moreover, the opportunity to exchange views and ideas with your colleagues, exchanging contacts is always helpful."

“Independence” Group of Companies
Moscow, Russia


"Thanks for the invitation and the enjoyable event with interesting talks and food for thoughts (beside an excellent dinner)."

Leiter Pharmazeutische Entwicklung Innovative Injektions-Systeme LOGO LTS
LTS Lohmann Therapie-Systeme AG
Andernach, Germany


"It was a good presentation. I learnt a few things. The networking was also of interest. It was worth my time."

LOGO CHUBBChief Underwriting Officer Europe, Middle East and Africa
Chubb Corporation
London, United Kingdom


"Thank you very much again for the invitation to this very informative dinner in a truly excellent location. The information about state of the art searching functions broadened my horizon of what is actually possible to achieve."

LOGO DLA PiperLawyer
London, United Kingdom


"It was my pleasure attending the Executive Dinner last night and getting connected to professional executives in the IT industry. It was interesting to hear that most of the attendees are sharing common obstacles in their organizations despite the diversity of their business industries. The main topic and the side discussions where very helpful and valuable in sharing the ideas and the experiences of everybody. Personally speaking, I consider it a successful event and please accept my congratulations for the topic and the arrangement."

LOGO NAKHEELChief Information Officer
Nakheel PJSC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"It was an interesting event and great to hear challenges and approaches in other companies. I would definitely recommend it to colleagues."

LOGO CadenceGroup Director, Product Management & Marketing
San Francisco, United States of America


"This Executive Dinner was again a well organised networking evening with a leading key speech and detailed discussions around the main topic, how to bring Industry 4.0 forward. Funny that we found a lot of similar burdens und open questions – at least on our table, which helps to overcome any frustration on the long way of behavioural, organisational and leadership change towards digitalisation and Industry 4.0. Thanks for creating that creative and open exchange environment between function and business sector experts."

Project Manager Tempo 2.0LOGO Merck
Associate Director
Group Controlling & Risk Management (CO-BB)
Darmstadt, Germany


"I appreciate very much the Executive Dinner concept, it is each time a great topic area and we meet very interesting people. I enjoy the dinner and thanks GEN again for the great organization."

LOGO VeoliaGroup Information Management
Veolia Environment
Paris, France


"I felt delighted being invited in this exceptional dinner event. The topic chosen and the participant invite created a nice and compelling environment for open and in-depth discussion, sharing personal view of senior managers and best practice examples of leading companies of different industries."

LOGO RWEHead of Organisation and Information Management
RWE Innogy GmbH
Dusseldorf, Germany


"Axel, thanks for hosting such a well run event.
I found it of very high value and had some great discussions with attendees. The talk by the subject matter experts was also quite relevant to some of the challenges we face in our business and will be looking at their offerings. The one suggestion for improvement would be to provide guidance sooner on the expected duration of the event as I would have liked to have stayed longer if I had known to plan more time as I ended up with a conflicting appointment so had to leave earlier than I wanted after dinner."

LOGO ARUBADirector of Product Marketing
Aruba Networks
Bay Area, United States


"Once again, thank you very much for the invitation. I found the event to be highly informative and a great opportunity to discuss common issues amongst our peers."

LOGO PeermontGroup IT & Operations Executive
Johannesburg, South Africa


"Firstly, I would like to express my sincere gratitude for the kind invitation to such a prestigious event. Being invited to an event of this nature is truly an honor, and I appreciate the opportunity to be part of it. The success of the GEN flagship event in Salzburg this year has undoubtedly showcased the caliber and professionalism of your organization. It is evident that GEN is dedicated to bringing together top executives and fostering meaningful connections in the business world. I am excited to learn about the expansion of the Executive Dinner series to cities such as Milan, Vienna, Budapest, and Madrid. It is clear that GEN recognizes the growing market potential and the increasing demand from executives in these regions. The chance to attend an Executive Dinner in Madrid is particularly significant for me. Despite not being able to attend previous editions due to logistical constraints, I am thrilled to have the opportunity to be part of this event in a location that is more accessible for me. Once again, I sincerely appreciate the invitation extended to me."

Director of Commercial Strategy and Revenue ManagementLOGO Vincci Hotels
Vincci Hotels
Madrid, Spain


"The Dinner was an awesome opportunity to extend my professional network. It was very interesting to have insightful conversations around digitization with executives from different industries and sharing the respective perspectives on common challenges. Further I would like to thank you for the outstanding organization as well as for the good moderator and speaker of the evening."

Head of Digital ProjectsLOGO Infinion
DISH Digital (METRO)
Dusseldorf, Germany


"Thank you for the inspiring evening."

Head BSH Brand Enforcement (BSI-PJ)LOGO BSH
BSH Hausgeräte GmbH
Munich, Germany


"This was a very unique and exciting opportunity to meet professionals from various business sectors and background. It allowed for in depth discussions and rich exchange of ideas and experiences. The venue provided an amazing networking opportunity with exclusive insight about future and emerging trends. Thank you for hosting this event and definitely looking forward to attending more in the future."

LOGO GLENELGSenior SIS Administrator
Glenelg School of Abu Dhabi
Dubai, UAE


"A very good guest selection in terms of seniority, industry and functional mix. Really appreciated the exchange during the more formal part of the event and prior and after to it in the hotel lobby. Top service and friendliness of the hotel personnel. I even got a vegetarian meal which they did not have on the menu. Great location. I really liked the open atmosphere. Great support and moderation throughout the evening! THANK YOU VERY MUCH! Looking forward to participating in the future!"

Director Strategy & Strategic ProjectsLOGO Silhouette
Silhouette International
Vienna, Austria (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"I am grateful to all of you at GEN for inviting me. It was a wonderful and useful session and look forward to more. I presented my visiting card to one of your colleagues and contact details can be obtained from it."

LOGO SALAMAGeneral Manager - General & Health Takaful
Salama Islamic Arab Ins. Co
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"From the moment I arrived you could tell this was going to be a great event. Professional, personable and informing. Great mix of business sectors and executives present. Fantastic networking opportunity. Relevant topic and great presentation. Looking forward to the next event invite."

LOGO BisExecutive General Manager - Underground & Site Services
Bis Industries
Sydney, Australia


"It was my pleasure attending your event. The Executive Dinner concept was fantastic and gave me the chance to know more about other executives across different industries. Furthermore, it also gave me an opportunity to learn how others are taking up challenges in regard of digitization. Many thanks!"

LOGO AIADirector & Head of Distribution
AIA China
Shanghai, China


"The event was very well organized from A-Z, participants were very interesting and knowledgeable people. The dinner speech was short and to the point. In brief, I got a good overview on developments and trends in custody lifecycle management and client on-boarding. Thank you very much."

LOGO UBSBusiness Developer Financial Intermediaries
UBS | Global Emerging Markets
Zurich, Switzerland


"The pleasure was shared. I want to thank you again for this invitation. I really appreciated this event, for the location of this venue of course, but mainly for the quality of the discussions that spawned between the attendees. In case you need a speaker for a future event around the Banking or the Retail business, or around innovation in the IT and telco space, please do not hesitate to contact me and I will happily respond should my agenda allow it."

Logo BTCTO Global Banking
BT Global Banking and Financial Markets
Paris, France


"Thank you for the chance to participate at yesterday's dinner. The conversation, food and speaker were very good."

LOGO Graf von WestphalenFachanwalt für Bau- und Architektenrecht
Graf von Westphalen, Rechtsanwälte Wirtschaftsprüfer Steuerberater
Munich, Germany


"Thank you very much for the great organization and the invitation! It was my pleasure to meet nice, bright and eloquent people in so different and challenging positions. Hope to see you soon again!"

Deutsche Bank AG LOGO Deutsche Bank
GTB - Cash Management
Product Management/ Client Products & Solutions
FI Payments & Clearing
Frankfurt am Main, Germany


"Thank you for the invitation and the dinner shared with other executives."

Deputy CIOLOGO Societe Generale
International Banking and Financial Services
Societe Generale
Paris, France


"As shared with you yesterday, I found the format of the meeting really unique as the dinner and drinks atmosphere allows people to exchange in a non-formal and relaxed way. The level of seniority of all attendees was great and I also find that the venue was perfect so globally it has been a very pleasant and fruitful evening with very good networking outcomes."

Logo Alliance HealthcareBusiness Solution Manager
Commercial, CRM and HCM Pharmaceutical Wholesale Division
Skills in Healthcare and Alcura
Alliance Healthcare
London, United Kingdom


"I want to thank you and GEN for the very well organized dinner!"

LOGO VoithManaging Director
Voith Turbo Schneider Propulsion GmbH & Co. KG
Frankfurt, Germany


"Thank you for the kind invitation. It was a pleasure."

LOGO SchindlerHead of Technical Training
Santiago, Chile


"I enjoyed the Executive Dinner as being an exclusive event yet with diverse participants to profit from cross-industrial perspectives."

Head of International InnovationLOGO Evonik
Evonik Industries AG
Hanau-Wolfgang, Germany


"I would like to thank you again for this evening at The Hyatt in Paris. Everything was perfect : The DinnerSpeaker´s project is very interesting and will surely improve clinical trial procedures in pharmaceutical companies, people were so congenial, exchanges were enriching... and, the last and not the least, your organization was perfect : the hotel, the fish dish, .. your welcome. This is what I have spontaneously in mind now, I will keep you informed if I have something else."

LOGO MerckDrug Safety Physician
Schering Plough
London, United Kingdom


"I was very joyful to join that meeting last week. My detail information is the end of this e-mail as my signature. Hope to see you again at another GEN."

LOGO SKGeneral Manager
SA Biz Dev Team / Convergence Biz Office
SK Telekom
Seoul, South Korea


"Thanks for the information (guest list and impressions) and I look forward to the next event."

LOGO QantasExecutive Leader LEAN/BPR
Qantas Engineering
Qantas Airways Limited
Sydney, Australia


"Thank you for the very well-organized networking opportunity in a supreme setting. The selection of participants represented different industries and it became apparent that there is a common thread of topics relevant for everyone. The participants were open-minded, and the discussions were enriching and stimulating. The moderation led us smoothly through a successful evening. Thank you, and congratulations."

Sr. Director Biorefinery & Co-ProductsLOGO Lenzing
Lenzing Aktiengesellschaft
Lenzing, Austria (referring to Executive Dinner in Salzburg, Austria)


"First of all, I have to say, thank you very much for such a great evening. It was an honour to be part of the Executive Dinner."

Release Manager for Cable Services & Solutions LOGO Vodafone
Vodafone GmbH
Dusseldorf, Germany


"Presentation: short, captivating and interesting.
Guest list: well balanced and selected. Seldom one is able to meet with a group where such productive discussion takes place.
Attention to detail: small, round tables provided the perfect set up for guest to debate and conclude on ideas.
Conclusion: no better/more efficient way for Senior Executives to meet. Highly recommended."

LOGO BeiersdorfVice President-Finance Emerging Markets
Beiersdorf (Nivea) AG
Dubai, UAE


"Thank you for organizing this event. The dinner was a very good networking opportunity including several interesting discussions and perspectives."

Head of Global Cost CoordinationLOGO Allianz
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty SE
Munich, Germany


"Thank you for the invitation to attend the GEN dinner at the Armani Hotel. I found the evening very useful and the size of the event ensured that all attendees could meet each other. "

LOGO ZurichHead of Property & Specialties Underwriting, Personal Lines
Zurich Financial Services, Middle East GI
Dubai, United Arab Emirates


"I enjoyed the dinner and the group I had the pleasure to meet quite much. Rob’s presentation was also inspiring, so all in all it was a very good, positive and rewarding evening for me. Thank you again very much for this opportunity. With kind regards!"

LOGO arvatoPresident (COO)
Arvato Systems
Dusseldorf, Germany