Hugo Lerias

CTO Automotive, Fujitsu EMEIA

Down to Earth – Fujitsu´s Case-Architectures for Mobility Solutions and Digital Business Models

The reason for Digital Transformation, predictions and core expectations are not “news” to Automotive Industry. Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services to Automotive since more than 50 years. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers concrete, by showing architectures and technologies to use cases. carIT Kongress is no exception. We will speak about beneficial Mobility Solutions as they are OTA and others.


Hugo Lerias is working as CTO Automotive of Fujitsu EMEIA since 2018. He has been with the company since 2015, during which time he has held various strategic leadership roles. Among other things, he dealt with Business Development for Business Application Services. In addition, he leads several projects in the area of mobility IoT solutions such as OTA, image compression, digital annealing (Quantum Computing inspired computing) and other automotive related initiatives. Before joining Fujitsu, Mr. Lerias worked in companies such as AWS, Akamai Technologies, and Juniper Technologies, enabling him to bring extensive experience from previous wards to his work at Fujitsu. Prior to his career in business, Mr. Lerias studied at the Technical University in Lisbon, Portugal. There he graduated with an engineering degree in computer science.