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Angelika Gifford

  • Vice President Central Europe at Facebook Inc.

(as of September 30, 2020)

Personal data

Year of birth: 1965

Place of birth: Essen

Nationality: Deutsch


  • Commercial apprenticeship

  • Dual studies of banking management, Frankfurt a.M.


1987 to 1990 Deutsche Bank, Düsseldorf

1991 to 1992 CompuNet Computer AG, Kerpen, Germany

1993 to 1996 Microsoft Germany GmbH, Munich

1996 to 1998 Microsoft France SAS (EMEA division), France

1998 to 2002 Microsoft Germany GmbH, Munich

2003 to 2006 Various national and international management positions at Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, Munich and Microsoft France SAS (EMEA division), France

2006 to 2011 Member of the Management Board, Microsoft Deutschland GmbH, Munich

2011 to 2012 Active involvement in various socio-political projects and stay abroad

2012 to 2013 Senior Director Services, Microsoft France SAS (EMEA), France

2014 to 2017 Managing Director, Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) GmbH, Böblingen

2017 to 2018 Managing Director and Vice President Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH), Micro Focus GmbH, Ismaning

2018 to 2019 Multi-supervisory board member and technology expert

since 2020 Vice President Central Europe, Facebook Inc., Berlin

Membership of statutory Supervisory Boards in Germany

  • thyssenkrupp AG (since 2020, appointed until 2023) *)

  • TUI AG, Hannover *)

*) listed company