Working within the areas of technology, Digitalization and organizational changes for more than 15 years, Jan Topp has amassed extensive experience and significant results both in private and public companies.Jan believes the primary ingredient in a successful digital journey has nothing to do with IT, but rather reliance on processes, relations and cultural changes.Jan Topp has been working in large complex organizations including: A.P. Moller Mærsk, The danish Ministry of Taxation, Region of Southern Denmark (Healthcare), CGI Denmark and Bang & Olufsen a/s.
Riaan Dreyer is the Chief Information Officer at Islandsbanki, one of the 3 largest banks in Iceland. He has more than 20 years of IT experience in a variety of industries. Before joining Islandsbanki, he was the CIO for Transactional Banking at Standard Bank, operating across 18 countries in Africa and Europe, as well as various companies within the FinTech and Technology landscape such as SAP and Meniga. He has worked in Africa, United States, Australia and Europe Mr. Dreyer holds a degree in Actuarial Science, a post graduate degree in Economics and a Masters degree in Information Technology.
During his studies in the Helsinki School of Economics Juha started his career in IT as an entrepreneur within web area. And he has never looked back. Juha loves learning and enabling other people. He has more than two decades of experience from different areas within IT and financial services and has successfully navigated multiple cultural and technological changes in organizations of different sizes. Latest of these have been the full system replacement and the agile journey within Aktia.