Hauke Stars is a Member of the Executive Board of Deutsche Börse AG. She manages the Cash Market, Pre-IPO & Growth Financing Division which handles the listing and exchange trading of equities, bonds and other securities, and drives innovative pre-IPO growth financing initiatives. On 1 June 2018 Hauke Stars took on additional responsibilities as director of labour relations of Deutsche Börse AG, leading Human Resources. From 2012 to 2015 she led the Information Technology and Market Data + Services Division and was instrumental in the modernisation of Deutsche Börse’s global IT infrastructure and the expansion of the market data business.
From 2007 to 2012 Hauke Stars was Managing Director at Hewlett Packard Switzerland and Country Manager of HP’s largest group segment HP Enterprise Business. Prior to that, she led HP Services and Sales at Hewlett Packard Netherlands. Before joining Hewlett Packard, Hauke Stars held various senior management positions in the IT industry, including Member of the Management Board of Triaton, an IT service provider and subsidiary of ThyssenKrupp AG, where she was in charge of Sales and Marketing. Prior to assuming that position, she successfully implemented various strategic projects for the Chief Information Officer at Bertelsmann.
She earned an Engineering Degree in applied computer science (Dipl.-Ing.) and an MSc in Engineering.