In April 2017 Dr. Peter Gocke has been appointed as the first Chief Digital Officer (CDO) in the healthcare provider space in Germany. In this role, he is responsible for the digital transformation of the Charité, the academic hospital in Berlin, which is the largest AMC in Germany. Previously, he was the Director of IT (CIO) & process management (CPO) at Amedes AG, a large laboratory service Provider and prior to that he was the CIO of the Academic Medical Center in Hamburg. In his former CIO position in Hamburg, he was in charge for several digitalization project, which led to a HIMSS EMRAM stage 7 award. He is a trained radiologist holding previous roles as Associate Professor of Radiology.