Get to know the elected leaders of the IT4IT™ Forum and The Open Group staff members who support them. Read their profiles below or introduce yourself to them at the next IT4IT Forum work group virtual meeting or at a face-to-face regional event of The Open Group. Your Forum Leaders are members just like you who were nominated by other members or nominated themselves and whom members then voted to elect to office.
To learn more about their duties in support of the IT4IT Forum, the IT4IT™Standard, and the Forum members, download the Elected Officers Handbook (i122).
IT4IT Forum Co-Chair
Rob is an IT Management Architect. For over 20 years he has been involved in improving IT organizations by designing, implementing, and automating IT management processes.
IT4IT Forum Co-Chair
Satya is currently serving as a Director at HCL Technologies in Krakow, Poland, is an accomplished IT Service Management expert. In his role as the Senior Product Manager for the ITSM platform and products at HCL software Satya oversees the architecture, design, and development of digital products and services for service orchestration products. With over 23 years of experience in the IT sector, Satya brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table.
For the past five years, Satya Misra has been an active and valuable member of The Open Group IT4IT Forum. His leadership within the steering committee and the adoption governing board for IT4IT has been commendable. Satya has already contributed significantly to The Open Group Library with a published case study and currently leads the R2F chapter, Capacity Management workgroup for the IT4IT Reference Architecture's V3.x version. Additionally, he is actively engaged in developing a model curriculum for the INITIATE program of The Open Group.
IT4IT Forum Vice-Chair &
Etienne Terpstra-Hollander is the owner of Eenpool B.V, based in IJsselstein, Utrecht, The Netherlands.
He works with companies to improve integration of digital competencies into their organisation and help navigate the challenges of digital transformation.
Etienne has over 25 years of experience in IT Management, having worked for many organisations and industries around the globe as programmer, architect, consultant, director and has recently started his own company.
He has been involved in IT4IT since 2012 as co-author of the standard, and various guides and papers. He has been the vice-chair for the IT4IT Forum since 2020, as is now also the Co-Chair for the IT4IT Core Standard standing committee.
IT4IT Core Standard standing committee Co-Chair
CEO of CC&C Europe, the European presence of CC&C Solutions, a gold member of The Open Group for many years.
Co-author of IT4IT Standard V3.0; is also chair of the TOGAF certification standing committee.
Dan helps organizations leverage the IT4IT, TOGAF and BIAN standards, and offer IT strategy and architecture consulting services.
Previous senior leadership roles at Walmart, IBM, CSC, Lincoln Financial, FIS and ACORD, include Strategic Planning, Enterprise Architecture, Innovation, Product Management, and IT Governance.
IT4IT Forum Director
She has extensive experience in leadership, digital product development, compliance, data protection, and strategy across various sectors including further education and IT professional certification. She is also trained in areas of diversity, inclusion, risk, and business continuity management, and has been a speaker for both business and education events.
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