Guido Lemeire is a senior manager with more than 20 years profound managerial and technical expertise. He has a successful track-record in application development, package selection & implementations, people & change management and service support & delivery. Prior to joining SNCB, Guido served as manager in the telecom and payment sector. In 2017 he joined SNCB as Head of Business and IT Alignment Partnership (BIAP), 7 months later he became CIO.
As CIO of the Belgian railway company, SNCB, Guido is currently leading the digitalization to make the company ready for the future. Being the digital leader of SNCB, he is also CEO of the subsidiary company, Ypto, responsible for the IT infrastructure of the railway company.
As Belgian rail traffic will be liberalized in 2023, Guido has led an extremely challenging, intensive and ambitious project for the past two years. During this period, SNCB started a collaboration with an outsourcing partner (TCS), to make herself completely independent of Infrabel, the Belgian railway infrastructure manager. Parallel to this transition, Guido started an organizational transformation track within his IT company Ypto. Despite these challenges, Ypto still keeps realizing numerous digitalization projects and contributing to the achievement of the main objectives of SNCB.
Watch our interview with Guido on CIONET.TV