Markus Winkler

Expert in Automotive

Executive Vice President, Global Automotive, Capgemini 

Markus Winkler works with teams across the world, helping clients shape their mobility strategies and invent what’s next in the rapidly changing automotive industry.

Besides connected vehicles and autonomous driving, Markus asserts that car-sharing, electrification and mass-transit systems will change the face of mobility at local, national, and global levels. Environmental sustainability will be an increasing focus throughout this transformation over the coming decade.

These trends are driving companies to embrace change, innovate and rethink the way they do business. They’re why Markus describes the industry as one of today’s most exciting growth areas. He uses his extensive experience in delivering major business transformation programs to help clients ensure innovations in technology deliver new, sustainable value propositions, while bringing efficiency to legacy and commoditized IT services.

Markus is proud to work closely with some of the world’s most innovative and recognizable brands, helping to define the future of the automotive industry.

Sector and Subject Expertise

  • Sector: Automotive, Manufacturing
  • Subject: Digital transformation and strategy, new digital business models, consumer-centricity/ experience, connectivity and mobility, connected vehicles and services, business transformation in marketing, sales, after sales, retail and technology, analytics


Speaker Engagements

  • World Climate Summit 2019 (panel discussion) – Electrifying Mobility: Game Changer for Communications, Cities, and Transport
  • Judge/host for Automotive News Europe Rising Stars Award recognizing promising talent in the automotive sector

And another thing …

Markus is a passionate automotive enthusiast with a number of ‘special cars’ in his personal collection.

Markus Winkler

My experience

EVP - Global Automotive @ Capgemini

01/01/2021 - Present

EVP – Group Head of Automotive & Mobility @ Capgemini

01/01/2019 - 01/01/2021

Vice President – Global Head of Automotive (Capgemini Consulting) @ Capgemini Consulting

10/03/2005 - 12/31/2018

Managing Consultant @ Multinational technology and consulting corporation

10/01/2002 to 09/30/2005

Senior Manager @ Multinational professional services firm

02/03/1997 to 09/27/2002

Latest Publications


Get ready for a radical reinvention of mobility business models

Markus Winkler

From consumers and local authorities, to fleet vehicles and public transport operators, there...