Ulrich Engelhardt, a graduate Mathematician, started his career in 1987 with a teaching position at the University of Mannheim. At the same time he founded his own company, the SHE Informationstechnologie of today. The company is family-owned up until now. The innovative IT service provider grew until 2015 up to 18 million Euro annual turnovers and is the central part of various entrepreneurial activities of Mr Engelhardt.
In 2003 Mr Engelhardt transferred the operational business of SHE and took over the position as manager of the Itellium System & Services GmbH, the IT subsidiary of Karstadt Quelle AG. In this position he was responsible for the consultancy and system integration business. In 2005 Ulrich Engelhardt was also named CIO of the Karstadt Warenhaus AG. He maintained both positions until he changed to Atos Origin at the end of 2005. Between 2005 and 2011 Ulrich Engelhardt was responsible for the system integration in Germany and the region of Central Europe as part of the management of Atos Origin, first as Senior Vice President, Consulting &, and thus responsible for 250 million Euro yearly turnovers. In April 2009 he changed to an international position as CEO of Central Europe and Africa (CEMA). In this position he was responsible for the branch offices of the IT service provider in the following countries: Switzerland, Austria, Poland, Turkey, Greece and South Africa, as well as projects in 22 countries. Today Ulrich Engelhardt is internationally active in various innovative companies as entrepreneur.
The founder still is a member of the supervisory board of SHE and he is always available to SHE customers, the management and the employees, sharing his experience.