Rebecca Huber is an IBM Distinguished Engineer and is the Application Transformation CTO for IBM Consulting in the DACH region. She also leads the Mainframe Application Modernisation for IBM Consulting in EMEA. She started working over 30 years ago at IBM as a developer in the software lab in the US before moving to Germany where she gained experience as an application architect in a variety of technologies and platforms including mainframe. She has been the chief architect on several large, complex application transformations including cloud migrations and mainframe application modernisation. She provides technical leadership on transforming applications to leverage both multi-cloud technologies and new mainframe technologies to achieve client business benefits and objectives.