Meet the


The TCS Summit is a premier event for senior leaders in Europe. In 2019, it celebrates 14 years of enabling debate of the issues that are of highest concern to European businesses and political circles.

Over 100 of the region’s foremost business, sports, community and political leaders have addressed the Summit in previous years, including President Sarkozy of France, Chancellor Schroeder of Germany, Prime Minister Bildt of Sweden, Prime Ministers Monti and Prodi of Italy, tennis legend Boris Becker and England footballer Michael Owen.

Meet the

Speakers 2019

Andrea Catherwood

Renowned TV Anchor

Martina Hingis

Youngest-ever No. 1 Ranked World Tennis Player

Stefan Edberg

Six-Time Grand Slam Singles Tennis Champion

Gerd Leonhard

Founder and CEO of the Futures Agency

Natarajan Chandrasekaran

Chairman of Tata Sons

Rajesh Gopinathan

Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director, Tata Consultancy Services

N.G. Subramaniam

Chief Operating Officer & Executive Director, Tata Consultancy Services

Surya Kant

President of North America, UK and Europe, Tata Consultancy Services

Amit Bajaj

VP and Head of Europe, Tata Consultancy Services

Shankar Narayanan

VP and Head of UK & Ireland, Tata Consultancy Services

Meet the

Previous Speakers

Here are some of the speakers who have addressed the TCS Summit in previous years:

David Mattin

Global Head of Trends and Insights, TrendWatching

Felix Baumgartner

First human to jump from space

Gabby Logan

British foremost sports presenter and international gymnast

Lothar Matthäus

World Cup winning football captain

Ruud Gullit

World Football Player of the Year (’87 & ’89)

Andrew Brothers

Chief Information Officer, Albert Heijn

Ashok Vaswani

Chief Executive Officer, Barclays UK

Pieter Elbers

Chief Executive Officer, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines

Marjan Oudeman

Board member of Solvay SA & various other international companies

Dr Hilde Vanaken

Innovation Leader, Janssen Clinical Innovation

Adrian Wooldridge

Management Editor of The Economist & author of the Begehot columnÉsik-Róbert-4hh.jpg

Róbert Ésik

President at Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency – HIPA

Louis Luijten

Chief Information Officer, ASML Holding N.V.

René Steenvoorden

Chief Digital Officer & CIO, Randstad

Howard Watson

Chief Technology & Information Officer, BT Group

Michael Clijdesdale

Chief Information Officer, ING WB Tech

Eoin Conneely

Head of Strategy & Implementation, Ericsson

Prof. Kevin Warwick

World’s leading expert in Cybernetics

Dame Kelly Holmes

Double Olympic Gold Medal Winning Athlete

Carl Lewis

Nine-time Olympic gold medalist

Neelie Kroes

Former VP of the European Commission for the Digital Agenda for Europe

Lord Hague of Richmond

Former UK Foreign Secretary

Javier Solana

Former Foreign Minister of Spain and of the European Union

Jose Maria Aznar

Prime Minister of Spain

Monica Seles

Tennis Legend

Carl Bildt

Prime Minister of Sweden

Dr. Michio Kaku

World’s Foremost Futurist

Boris Becker

Tennis Legend

Stine Bosse

Danish Businesswoman

Yves Leterme

Prime Minister of Belgium

Lord Sebastian Coe

Chairman of the London 2012 Olympics

Mario Monti

Prime Minister of Italy

Romano Prodi

President of the European Commission & Prime Minister of Italy

Rita Clifton CBE

Brand Guru

Nicolas Sarkozy

President of the French Republic

Michael Owen

England Football Star