Since September 2018 Annette Maier has been Managing Director, Germany, Austria and Switzerland at Google Cloud. She oversees Google’s Cloud business growth in the DACH region. She supports customers in driving innovation and growth by using Google’s unique network and leading Cloud solutions. She is known for disruption to make a change.
Annette looks back at more than 15 years of management and sales successes in the IT sector. Prior to joining Google, she spent six years at VMware, where she most recently held the position of a Vice President & General Manager Germany. Annette drove VMware‘s business growth in the enterprise, commercial and partner ecosystems. She also held the position as Director of Global Accounts in CMEA and led the Enterprise Account Team.
Before that, Annette spent more than six years at Hewlett Packard, where she held senior manager positions like Vertical Lead for HP-Software Germany or Interim Country Manager HP-Software in Switzerland.
Annette holds a degree in business administration from the University of Cologne.
As a mother of three she enjoys running, sailing in summer and skiing in winter with her family.