Speaker Profile: Erik Slooten

Chief Information Officer at eir

Erik joined eir in August 2015. The majority of his 19 years’ experience to date has been within the areas of Telecommunications and IT and has for the past 7 years been in CIO-roles.

He has successfully lead large transformation and innovation programs in the areas of Customer Care, Business Intelligence, IT Security, CRM, Billing and OSS.

As CIO - Erik has established various operational models for Service Delivery and Operations, always aiming at striking a balance between the need for speed to market, overall transformation, operational excellence and preserving customer data and experience.

He is originally from the Netherlands, but has worked in 7 different European countries over the past 16 years.

Most recently Erik worked at T-Mobile, where he was Regional Vice-President for Process and Systems for Central Europe. Before that he held CIO positions in GTS Central Europe and Vivacom (Bulgaria).

Erik has a degree in Telecommunications Engineering and International Law.