Managing Board Members

Managing Board

Roland Busch, Dr. rer. nat.

Deputy CEO, CTO, CHRO and Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG

Biography

(as of December 1, 2019)

 

Born on November 22, 1964 in Erlangen, Germany

LinkedIn: Roland Busch

Twitter: @BuschRo

Special responsibilities

Corporate Development (R&D, Internet of Things, Operations, Strategy, Sustainability and Portfolio Companies)

Human Resources 

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Global Business Services

Siemens Mobility GmbH

 

Education

 

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

Professional history

1994
Siemens AG, Erlangen, Germany, Corporate Research and Development Department
- Project head

1995
Siemens AG, Automotive Systems Group, Regensburg, Germany, Strategic Planning
- Expert in fuel cell technology
- From 1997, additionally: Assistant to the Group Executive Management

1998
Siemens AG, Process and Information Management
- Head of Central Quality and Internal Consulting

2001
Integration of VDO into Siemens VDO Automotive AG
- Head of Strategy and Consulting

2002
Siemens AG, Head of Infotainment Solutions Division

2005
Siemens VDO Automotive Asia Pacific Co. Ltd., Shanghai, China
- President and CEO

2007
Siemens AG, Transportation Systems Group, Erlangen, Germany
- Head of Mass Transit Division

2008
Siemens AG, Corporate Development Department, Munich, Germany
- Head of Corporate Strategies

2011
Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG
- Chief Technology Officer since December 2016
- Chief Operating Officer from October 2018 until September 2019

 

2019
- Chairman of Siemens Mobility GmbH since August 2019

- Deputy CEO of Siemens AG since October 2019

- Labor Director of Siemens AG since December 1, 2019  

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

- Atos SE, France
- European School of Management Technology GmbH, Berlin
- Osram GmbH, Munich (Deputy Chairman)
- Osram Licht AG, Munich (Deputy Chairman)

Memberships in other boards or committees

- Member of the management board of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZVEI)
- Member of the management board of „Plattform Industrie 4.0“


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