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Marika Lulay - Member of the Board, COO

GFT, Europe

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Marika Lulay has been a Member of the Board at GFT Technologies AG from July 2002 to August 2015 and since August 2015 a Member of the Administrative Board at GFT Technologies SE. As Chief Operating Officer, she has responsibility for the GFT core business and the key operational areas of technology and quality management. 

Marika brings more than 25 years' experience in the IT sector to GFT. In 1996 she led the entry into the German market of the American systems integrator Cambridge Technology Partners, her last position there being Vice President for Central and Northern Europe. 

Before that, Marika held a variety of management positions during her seven years at Software AG, including, amongst others, Regional Head of Professional Services. Before she moved to Software AG, Marika Lulay worked for a short period as a Management Consultant at Diebold Deutschland GmbH. 

After her graduation, Marika Lulay was Founder Member and Associate of BISTEC GmbH, a software developer for the building industry. There she managed the R&D Team for CAD. Later on, BISTEC GmbH merged to BAUSOFT GmbH, where she was also Head of the R&D Team. 

Marika Lulay studied Computer Sciences at the University of applied sciences of Darmstadt, where she graduated with