Juergen Mueller


Juergen Mueller is member of the Executive Board of SAP SE, leading the Technology and Innovation division. As Chief Technology Officer (CTO), he is responsible for managing SAP’s overall platform and technology development including SAP Cloud Platform and SAP HANA. In addition, Juergen drives the incubation and adoption of intelligent technologies such as Analytics, SAP Leonardo Machine Learning and IoT across SAP’s product portfolio. Moreover, Juergen leads SAP’s overall innovation agenda and builds new business model- and market driven innovations to help customers realize the most business value.

Since joining SAP in 2013, Juergen has served in distinct leadership roles. Starting as the Head of the Innovation Center Potsdam, he soon assumed responsibility for the SAP Innovation Center Network including several locations around the globe in charge of pioneering disruptive technologies. From June 2016 on, he served as Managing Director of SAP Labs Berlin, where he was responsible for driving SAP’s innovation footprint in the greater Berlin area. In the same year, Juergen was appointed as SAP’s Chief Innovation Officer. In 2018, Juergen took on additional responsibilities and became Head of the Leonardo and Analytics Engineering unit.

Juergen has a diploma in business informatics from the University of Goettingen, Germany and spent significant time in China during his studies. Besides, he holds a PhD with emphasis on new applications optimized for in-memory databases from the Hasso Plattner Institute in Potsdam, Germany.



  • CTO

    Current role