Clas Neumann Asia-Pacific Forum Berlin Chairman and Head of SAP Labs Network SAP
October 25, 2021
Clas Neumann is responsible for strategy and operations for the SAP Labs Network (SLN) – SAP’s global network of research and development centers. Under Neumann’s leadership the SLN has grown to 19 R&D centers located in 16 countries worldwide. The largest of those are in Brazil, China, India and the USA. Long-standing relationships with co-innovation partners in key markets enable the SAP to deliver best-of-breed solutions to its worldwide customer base. SAP’s presence in the world’s innovation hubs also puts it in a unique position to draw on the best talent in enterprise software. SAP Labs are often ranked among the best employers. In his second role, as the head of SAP’s fast growth markets. Neumann leads the orchestration of investments and cross-organization strategy to grow SAP’s business in emerging and fast growing markets such as China, the Middle East.