Victoria Riess, MBA
Senior Strategy Advisor, Keynote Speaker & Author


Senior Strategy Leader & Board Advisor in Technology, Keynote Speaker, Author & Top Women Leader in Tech

I am Senior Strategy Leader, Executive, Managing Director, Founder, Board Advisor in Technology, Cambridge MBA and award-winning Top Women Leader in Tech. I have a track record as women leader in tech and over twelve years of leadership experience in general management, digital strategy consulting and corporate strategy on digital transformation. I build and lead C-level digital strategy consulting programs with global teams. I have experience in business strategy, digital transformation, Cloud DevOps Engineering and data science.

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Senior Strategy Leader Board Advisor Technologie Keynote Speaker Autor Top Women Leader Tech


I accompany you as an Entrepreneur and Managing Director on your way through the digital transformation.

Certified German Digital Advisory Board Member

Digital Board Advisor

As sparring partner for you as C-level Management, I align your business activities for the future in a sustainable and value-enhancing way through digital transformation.

  • German Digital Advisory Board Member

Senior Strategy Advisor and CTO

As Strategist, I achieve long-term financial impact for you as Business Owner through the successful realignment and digitization of business models; as well as transformative, operational leader.

  • (Digital) Strategy Review
  • Digitization and scaling of Digital Business Models
  • Digital Transformation of employees, processes and technologies
  • Post-Merger Integration
  • People Transformation Strategy
  • GTM Sales Strategy

How to hire more than 1,000 tech talent in 2022 for my one of largest sportswear manufacturer clients by executing the six-step talent recruitment program

How Process Mining can help my client optimize their Accounts Payable process and create value

How to develop a successful GTM Sales Strategy for my product-led growth company client

Interim CTO, CDO and Transformation Officer

You as Managing Director benefit from my leadership style, which is characterized by applying my technical expertise in cybersecurity and ESG in an understandable way and in difficult situations.

  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Chief Digital Officer
  • Chief Transformation Officer

How can telcos digitally transform people, processes and technology and pivot successfully

How to execute senior management-level people transformation across leading German technology company

How to develop innovative, powerful and robust (transport) services to reimagine rail freight

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Keynote Speaker

My style is characterized by explaining technical knowledge in an understandable and entertaining way. My visually stunning keynotes are interactive and engage your audience. As a result, my keynotes are also aimed at you as CEOs and board members.

  • Keynote Quantum Computing and Cybersecurity
  • Keynote Technology Trends and Digital Transformation
  • Keynote Technology as Important Enabler of New Ways of Working
  • Keynote Cybersecurity
  • Keynote ESG, Digital Transformation and Leadership
  • Keynote Diversity and Inclusion
  • Keynote Sport and Leadership

 ‘Quantum supremacy’ – Is quantum computing about to break cryptocurrency: The Entire Keynote

 China's and Google's 'quantum supremacy': The Entire Keynote

 Female Power in and out of the University of Passau: The Top event Science meets practice

Site Growth Strategy – How to grow your global tech hub by 150%: The Pitch & Judge event

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I bring you the future as it happens. From the latest in technology and digital transformation to the big stories in strategy and leadership, I’ve got you covered.

  • Technical articles Cloud, Cybersecurity, Quantum Computing and Cryptocurrencies
  • Opinion articles Strategy, Digital transformation and Leadership
  • Diversity & Inclusion and ESG podcast

Is quantum computing on the verge of hacking cryptocurrencies?

Designing for social change to create shared value innovation

Digital Transformation

IoT analytics and smart energy

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Digital Innovator, ESG and Diversity & Inclusion Expert

My transformative and inclusive style is focused on effective, entrepreneurial and prudent governance with value creation for all stakeholders, including shareholders, employees, customers and communities.

  • Diversity & Inclusion Consulting
  • Talent Recruitment Strategy
  • Sustainability Consulting

WomenTech Global Awards Winner

TechWomen100 Award Winner

McKinsey Next Generation Women Leader

careersinternational TopWomenTech Leader

careersinternational TopWomenTech Leader


Executive Coach and Mentor

I am a Coach who helps you as Leader to manage change and complexity, to break new ground and to achieve the goals of your organizations. During the coaching I help you as Leader to test new ways of working and leading.

  • Transformational Leadership
  • Female Leadership
  • Inclusive Leadership

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Managing Innovations Strategically

How to diagnose innovation at Deutsche Bahn, the second-largest transport company in the world

Game theory

The repeated prisoner’s dilemma using the example of the European rail market leader

Leadership and ethics

How I have dealt with leadership and ethics and how they have influenced me

Leading diverse people

Understand human behavior — hiring, developing, and retaining women; develop models and mindsets for diversity in technology