Chairman, Asia-Pacific Committee of German Business (APA) President & CEO Siemens AG
Joe Kaeser is President and Chief Executive Officer of Siemens AG, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering. He has over 30 years of experience at Siemens, where he has held a variety of leading management positions in finance and strategy both in and outside Germany. Joe Kaeser began his career at Siemens in 1980 in the field of components and semiconductors, where he also worked in Malaysia and the U.S. In 1999, he joined the Corporate Finance department. In 2001, he was appointed Chief Financial Officer of the Information and Communication Mobile Group. From 2004 to 2006, he served as Siemens’ Chief Strategy Officer. Immediately prior to his appointment as CEO in August 2013, Joe Kaeser had served as Siemens’ Chief Financial Officer for seven years. In 2019, Kaeser also took over the chairmanship of the Asia-Pacific Committee of German Business (APA).