Siemens appoints first local President & CEO in Thailand
Siemens has appointed Khun Suwannee Singluedej as the President & CEO of Siemens Industrial Business in Thailand, effective 1 April 2020. She will oversee the company’s Smart Infrastructure, Digital Industries and Large Drives Applications businesses in Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia and Laos.
Khun Suwannee is a Siemens veteran with diverse industry experiences. During her 23 years with the company, she has held various management positions, and led a wide range of businesses, including the Communications, Mobile Phones & Wireless Devices, Building Technologies and Energy Management divisions. In 2010, she had also taken on a double role as the Managing Director of Siemens Limited Branch Companies in Myanmar and Cambodia. In April 2019, she became the Senior Vice President & Head of Smart Infrastructure, one of the major Siemens business divisions in the region. Throughout her career with the company, Khun Suwannee has held significant leadership roles and has successfully set the course for robust growth of Siemens businesses in Thailand, Myanmar and Cambodia.
In her new role, she will be bringing her farsightedness and strong focus on leading with innovation to rigorously drive future businesses for Siemens in Thailand at the overall company level across the focus areas of electrification, automation, and digitalization. She will also continue providing her full support for the utmost benefit of customers, partners and stakeholders in these challenging times shaped by the new normal and digital transformation.
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Siemens AG (Berlin and Munich) is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 170 years. The company is active around the globe, focusing on the areas of power generation and distribution, intelligent infrastructure for buildings and distributed energy system, and automation and digitalization in the process and manufacturing industries. Through the separately managed company Siemenes Mobility, a leading supplier of smart mobility solutions for rail and road transport, Siemens is shaping the world market for passenger and freight services. Due to its majority stakes in the publicly listed companies Siemens Healthineers AG and Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Siemens is also a world-leading supplier of medical technology and digital healthcare services as well as environmentally friendly solutions for onshore and offshore wind power generation.In fiscal 2019, which ended on September 30, 2019, Siemens generated revenue of €86.8 billion and net income of €5.6 billion. At the end of September 2019, the company had around 385,000 employees worldwide. Further information is available on the Internet at http://www.siemens.com.