Managing Board Members

Managing Board

Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Ralf P. Thomas

Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG

Biography

(as of October 1, 2020)

 

Born on March 7, 1961 in Nuremberg, Germany


Special responsibilities

Controlling and Finance

Investor Relations
Siemens Healthineers*

Siemens Financial Services

Siemens Real Estate

Portfolio Companies

South Africa

Education

Secondary school, baccalaureate
Apprenticeship in business administration
Studied economics and business administration at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg; Diploma
Doctorate in income tax accounting (1994)

Professional history

1995
Started his career with Siemens

1999
Siemens Ltd., South Africa
- Head of Accounting and Treasury

2001
Siemens Medical Solutions
- Performance Controller

2002
Siemens Medical Solutions
- CFO of the Angiography, Fluoroscopic and Radiographic Systems Division

2004
Siemens AG
- Head of Corporate Finance Accounting, Controlling, Reporting and Taxes

2008
Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany
- CFO of the Industry Sector

 

2011

- Chairman of the Administrative Board of the Accounting Standards Committee of Germany, DRSC (until July 2020)

 

2013
Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG
- Chief Financial Officer

 

2018

- Member of the Supervisory Board of Siemens Healthineers AG and Siemens Healthcare GmbH

- Chairman of the Audit Committee of Siemens Healthineers AG (until January 2020) and Siemens Healthcare GmbH (until November 2019)

- Appointed Honorary Professor for Economics and Business Administration by the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

 

2019

- Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Siemens Healthineers AG and Siemens Healthcare GmbH

 

2020

- Member of the Supervisory Board and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Siemens Energy AG

 

Memberships in supervisory boards whose establishment is required by law or in comparable domestic or foreign controlling bodies of business enterprises (external positions)

- Siemens Energy AG, München*

- Siemens Gas and Power Management GmbH, München

Memberships in other boards or committees

- Member of the Executive Committee and of the Board of Deutsches Aktieninstitut, DAI (since January 2014)

- Member of the Administrative Board and Treasurer of the Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science e.V., MPG (since June 2014)

- Chairman of the Stock Exchange Commission of Experts at Germany’s Federal Ministry of Finance (since July 2019)

Company group positions are listed in the annual report and will be updated on a yearly basis.

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* listed on the stock exchange