Erwin Staudt spent 30 years at IBM and was former Chairman of the Management Board of IBM Deutschland GmbH. From 2003 to 2011 he was President of VfB Stuttgart 1893 e.V. and since 2011 he is Honorary President of VfB Stuttgart. The internationally active top manager Erwin Staudt learned the business from scratch. As a marketing and sales professional, he always recognized trends in advance, saw opportunities and ensured that his team achieved its goals. Today, the business strategist Erwin Staudt is a member of the supervisory and advisory boards of several companies.