Christian Plenge

Christian Plenge
Head of Research & Innovation, Metro AG

Dr. Christian Plenge is Head of Research Innovation of MGI METRO Group Information Technology GmbH. He is in charge of identifying, developing and testing new technologies and innovation for the METRO’s Group. This includes all aspects of RFID Technology for METRO Group’s RFID Roll-Out and the innovations that are developed as part of METRO Group’s Future Store Initiative. Before joining METRO beginning of 2005, Dr. Christian Plenge, who holds a doctorate degree in electrical engineering, has been working with Booz Allen Hamilton as strategy and technology consultant. His main areas of works were several innovations and new technologies that built the basis for new business models in various industries.