Managing Board Members

Managing Board

Roland Busch, Dr. rer. nat.

President and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens AG


(as of November 1, 2021)


Born on November 22, 1964 in Erlangen, Germany

LinkedIn: Roland Busch

Twitter: @BuschRo




Studied physics at Friedrich Alexander University in Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, and at the University of Grenoble, France
Dipl.-Phys., Dr. rer. nat.

Professional history


  • President and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens AG 



  • Overarching responsibility for the Siemens’ Businesses Digital Industries, Smart Infrastructure and Mobility



  • Deputy CEO of Siemens AG 
  • Labor Director of Siemens AG 


Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG

  • CEO Infrastructure and Cities
  • Chief Technology Officer 
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Chief Sustainability Officer



  • Head of Corporate Strategies, Corporate Development, Siemens AG



  • Head of Mass Transit Division, Transportation Systems Group, Siemens AG



  • President and CEO, Siemens VDO Automotive Asia Pacific Co. Ltd., Shanghai, China



  • Head of Infotainment Solutions Division, Siemens VDO Automotive


Integration of VDO into Siemens VDO Automotive AG

  • Head of Strategy and Consulting



  • Head of Central Quality and Internal Consulting, Process and Information Management, Siemens AG



  • Expert in fuel cell technology and from 1997, additionally: Assistant to the Group Executive Management, Automotive Systems Group, Strategic planning, Siemens AG



  • Project head, Corporate Research and Development Department, Siemens AG

Memberships in other boards or committees

  • Chairman of the Asia-Pacific Committee (APA) of German Business
  • Chairman of the University Council of the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU)
  • Vice Chairman of the Karl Heinz Beckurts Foundation
  • Member of the board of the Federation of German Industries (BDI)
  • Member of the management board of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers’ Association (ZVEI)
  • Board of Trustees ESMT Foundation (European School of Management and Technology GmbH, Berlin)
  • Member of the International Business Leaders Advisory Committee (IBLAC) of Shanghai
  • Member of the Advisory Board of Tsinghua University School of Economics and Management, Beijing
  • Member of The Business Council, Washington DC

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


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