Managing Board Members

Managing Board

Joe Kaeser

President and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens AG


(as of December 1, 2019)


Born on June 23, 1957 in Arnbruck, Germany


LinkedIn: Joe Kaeser

Twitter: @Joe Kaeser



Studied business administration

Dipl.-Betriebswirt (FH)

Professional history

Joined Siemens AG, Components Group
- Discrete Components Division. Head of Business Administration
- Semiconductor Plant, Regensburg, Germany. Finance Director
- Semiconductors Group. Head of Accounting and Product Planning

Siemens Semiconductors, Malacca, Malaysia
- Head of Business Administration Projects

Siemens AG, Semiconductors Group
- Discrete Semiconductors Division. Head of Business Administration

Opto Semiconductors Division
- Head of Business Administration

Siemens Microelectronics Inc., San José, CA, USA
- Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Siemens AG, Corporate Finance. Accounting Unit. Controlling and Taxes

April 2001
Member of the Group Executive Management of the Information and Communication Mobile Group

October 2004
Chief Strategy Officer of Siemens AG

May 2006
Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG
Chief Financial Officer

August 2013
President and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens AG                

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

  • Allianz Deutschland AG, Munich
  • Daimler AG, Stuttgart*
  • Mercedes-Benz AG, Stuttgart
  • NXP Semiconductors N.V., Netherlands*

Memberships in other boards or committees

  • Chairman of the APA (Asia-Pacific Committee of German Business)



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



* listed on the stock exchange