Managing Board Members

Managing Board

Klaus Helmrich

Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG


(as of January 14, 2015)

Born on May 24, 1958, in Mitterteich, Germany

Special responsibilities

Europe and Africa
Digital Factory Division
Process Industries and Drives Division


Secondary school, baccalaureate
Studied electrical engineering
Dipl.-Ing. (university of applied sciences)

Professional history

Joined Siemens AG, Energy and Automation Group, Erlangen, Germany
- System Development Engineer

Semiconductor Group, Munich, Germany
- Design Engineer

Automation Group, Munich, Germany
- Technical Sales Order Processing

Automation Group, Nuremberg, Germany
- Head of Development Department

1997 - 2008
Automation and Drives Group, Nuremberg, Erlangen and Berlin, Germany, and Atlanta, GA, USA
- Various management positions
- Last position: Head of Standard Drives Subdivision

Industry Sector
- CEO Drive Technologies Division

April 2011
Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG     

External positions

German supervisory board positions:

- EOS Holding AG, Krailling
- inpro Innovationsgesellschaft für fortgeschrittene Produktionssysteme in der Fahrzeugindustrie mbH, Berlin