Marco Ryan Chief Digital Officer Wartsila
Marco Ryan is an experienced digital transformation leader, that joined Wartsila as Chief Digital Officer and a member of the Board in 2016. He has a solid international track record in creating and implementing digital transformation strategies in both consumer and B-2-B businesses, with work experience in the UK, USA, Middle East, Asia and Europe. Prior to Wartsila, his career has included positions as Chief Digital Officer at Thomas Cook Group plc in Europe, Partner & Managing Director at Accenture Interactive (ASEAN) in Singapore, and Senior Vice President, Group Head of eCommerce and Innovation at Premier Farnell Plc in the UK. He writes, lectures and mentors on Digital Transformation, as well as being a published author, writing on both digital transformation, and his other passion, photography.
Wärtsilä is a global leader in advanced technologies and complete lifecycle solutions for the marine and energy markets. By emphasising sustainable innovation and total efficiency, Wärtsilä maximises the environmental and economic performance of the vessels and power plants of its customers. In 2016, Wärtsilä’s net sales totalled EUR 4.8 billion with approximately 18,000 employees. The company has operations in over 200 locations in more than 70 countries around the world. Wärtsilä is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki.