Josef Langerman is the Executive Group Head for Engineering Transformation at Standard Bank. In this role he responsible for the transformation of Standard Bank Group IT into a high velocity customer centric organisation.

This entails changing the ways of working to Lean, DevOps and Agile methodologies, as well as establishing the culture and industry communities that will enable this large scale transformation. He is passionate about how these new ways of working can make South Africa competitive in the global context.

As founder of the FastFish Forum and DevOps days he aims to bring together big IT, academia and suppliers to make a positive change in the South African ICT industry. He holds a PhD in Computer Science and is a Visiting Associate Professor at the University of Johannesburg and teaches Honours and Masters courses at various institutions. He has been interviewed by the Wall Street Journal and various other publications.

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