Managing Board Members


Clifford Klaas

Executive Director Siemens Africa

Clifford Klaas is a South African citizen of Xhosa descent. He has a commerical background and holds a diploma in Institute of Administration and Commerce from the Tshwane University of Technology in Pretoria.

Clifford joined Siemens (Pty) Limited in February 1986. After training as a commercial, he worked for the Siemens factory in Isando, Energy Measurements and Siemens Telecommunications. After returning to Siemens, he headed the Internal Audit department, then the Mobility & Logistics Division as Divisional Controller.

In 2011, Clifford was appointed Sector Cluster Controller Africa in the Infrastructure & Cities Sector. Clifford was appointed as Executive Director for Corporate Affairs, Human Resources and Sustainability on 1 March 2013.