Ernesto Schmutter Team Himself


Strategy and experience:

Ernesto Schmutter is one of the leading strategic thinkers and designers in the European IT business.

He significantly developed numerous change projects and modernised businesses on an extremely practice-oriented basis. Through project experience he has mastered turnaround situations, all stages of profitable growth and also transformation for the digital future. Additionally during his successful professional career he supported many companies successfully on their entry into the European market.

The human being in focus:

Since 2002, Ernesto Schmutter has worked as a coach and mentor with executives and young professionals. In this position, he has coached people in their careers on a national and international level.


He studied at the Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University in Frankfurt, attended the St. Gallen Business School and the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Ernesto Schmutter held various management positions at MicroWarehouse, Macrotron and Ingram Micro. After a 5-month project in Brazil, since 2010 he has been a member of the European Executive Staff of Ingram Micro Europe and, as managing director, he headed the European procurement organization of PanEuropeGmbH. Prior to founding his own company, he headed all areas of IngramMicro Germany as Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer.


CEO and founder of Carica GmbH, Head of Advisory Board at MRM, Member of the Management at PriorityID gmbH, Advisory Board at Plugilo Inc.
Partner at APSoluçoes Lda., Carica Consulting Lda.
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