Chief Digital Officer
Area of responsibility: User Experience & Analytics, Digital Products (HConnect, HProduce), Transformational Change, Customer Engineering & Business Systems, Data & Software Engineering, IT Infrastructure & Operations, IT Governance, Cybersecurity.
Member of the Managing Board since 1 September 2021; appointed until 31 August 2024
Place of birth: Filderstadt, Germany
Date of birth: 4 February 1982
Marital status: married, four children
Dennis Lentz completed his studies in Business Administration at the University of Regensburg, the INCAE Business School in Costa Rica and the Leipzig Graduate School of Management (HHL) with a university diploma degree in Business Administration.
Dennis Lentz worked as a project leader on numerous projects at The Boston Consulting Group from 2004 to 2009, including a one-year assignment abroad in Chile. This was followed by a year as Manager Corporate Strategy at EnBw AG, before he joined Heidelberg Materials in 2010 as Head of Group Energy Puchasing.
From 2013 to 2016, as Director Logistics & Country IT, he was responsible for the successful realignment of cement logistics in Germany. In 2017, he was appointed Director Group IT and Group Chief Information Officer with Group-wide responsibility for information technology. Since October 2020, Dennis Lentz has also been driving Heidelberg Materials' digitalisation initiative with the three digital pillars HConnect, HProduce and HService as Director HDigital.
Since 1 September 2021, Dennis Lentz has been Chief Digital Officer of Heidelberg Materials. He is in charge of User Experience & Analytics, Digital Products (HConnect, HProduce), Transformational Change, Customer Engineering & Business Systems, Data & Software Engineering, IT Infrastructure & Operations and IT Governance.