Kamales Lardi is a bold and strategic thinker in digital and business transformation. She combines over 23 years of deep cross-industry experience with the latest digital and technology solutions. Kamales is listed in the Top 10 Global Influencers & Thought Leaders in Digital Transformation (Thinkers360) and Top 50 Women in Tech Influencers 2021 (The Awards Magazine). She often says, “Technology is not a silver bullet solution. A clear value proposition should drive any transformation effort.” This approach resonates well with many business leaders and has helped her stand out in the digital space. Since establishing Lardi & Partner Consulting GmbH in 2012, Kamales has advised many multinational companies across various industries in Europe, Asia and Africa for over a decade.
Kamales believes in the transformative impact of emerging technologies. She has developed deep knowledge and practical experience in a range of emerging technology solutions, such as blockchain, AI, virtual and augmented reality, 3D printing, IoT and sensor technologies, and robotics process automation, among others. Kamales is a teaching fellow at Durham University Business School and is the chair of Forbes Business Council Women Executives. She is a dynamic and influential speaker and presents regularly at corporate and industry conferences. In 2022, Kamales was recognized in International 40 Over 40 — The World’s Most Inspiring Women by CapGemini Invent and Female One Zero.