NTT DATA Romania announces the appointment of a new executive director of the company. Starting with May 1, 2021, Maria Metz will hold the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NTT DATA Romania, will be a member of the Board of Directors and will take over the duties of Daniel Metz.
Maria has been active in the IT&C industry for over 20 years, since the company was founded. Throughout his career in NTT DATA Romania, he has actively contributed to the construction of relevant structures and the modeling of specific business processes, developing and integrating markets and portfolios to meet the ever-changing requirements. The leadership style is an integrative one, Maria being a supporter of the continuous transformation specific to an agile organization and of the importance of Man in a digital world. “I am honored by the trust placed in me by the shareholders; I strongly believe in the team, in the job well done, in the vision oriented towards people as a foundation in the constant evolution of the company ”, declared Maria Metz, the new CEO of NTT DATA Romania.
“Since the start of the company, we have established the vision and direction for the future and we have created a development environment for each member of the team; I assumed a pioneering role in the area of outsourcing services and in a short time the company became one of the biggest players of the IT&C industry in Romania with an exceptional management team and a successful organization. One of the responsibilities of a leader is to hand over the baton at the right time. After 20 years at the helm of the organization, I am confident that Maria, together with the team of managers, is ready to lead the company to the next level in this atypical context. It is a generation of managers that I worked closely with and that was formed here in the company. It is a young, agile team, ready to face any challenge. We have always believed in the potential of the young people in the company and we have offered them coordination roles, being a supporter of inclusion and diversity. At the moment, I am pleased to see that we have a management team in which many roles are held by women, which is less common in the industry in which we operate. I will stay with the team, in my new role as Chairman of the Board of Directors “, said Dr. Daniel Metz, Chairman of the Board of Directors of NTT DATA Romania.
NTT DATA – part of NTT Group, is an innovative IT services company with a global presence and headquarters in Tokyo. We support clients in the digital transformation of the business through consulting, industry solutions, business process management and digitalization of IT services. NTT DATA provides them, and society in general, with access to a digital future. We are dedicated to the long-term success of our customers and combine global coverage with a local presence in over 50 countries around the world.