Technology Executive | Cold Spring, NY
Marie Wieck is a hands-on senior technology executive and board member with significant experience capitalizing on emerging technologies to create new markets. She is passionate about the power of diversity to accelerate innovation, and is an advocate for women in technology.
Marie is an executive partner of Ethos Capital focused on accelerating company growth through digital transformation. She recently retired after 30+ years with IBM. Marie has led global teams across hardware, software, cloud and services business units with a key focus on emerging technologies. She pioneered new growth platforms including Java, WebSphere and MobileFirst. In her most recent role, Marie led IBM's entry into Blockchain and the development of the market leading enterprise IBM Blockchain Platform, tools and new supply solutions like TradeLens and Food Trust.
Marie holds an M.B.A. from New York University, an M.S. in Computer Science from Columbia University and a B.S. in Engineering from The Cooper Union. She is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Society of Women Engineers (SWE).
Marie is on the boards of Daimler AG, Mercedes Benz, Charity Navigator, Columbia University Engineering Board of Visitors. Marie was named to the Women in Technology International (WITI) Hall of Fame for her passionate support of women in technology. Marie was recognized as a Women of Vision STEM Champion by NAFE for her diversity mentoring. She received the SWE Work/Life Balance Award for pioneering work/life flexibility programs, and The Cooper Union President's Citation for leadership in innovation.