Roland Busch

born in 1964, has been President and CEO of Siemens AG since February 2021. He joined the Managing Board of the company in 2011 and has additional responsibility as the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Siemens Mobility GmbH.

Roland joined Siemens in 1994 as a project manager at the global Research Department. In 2002, he was appointed Head of the Infotainment Solutions Division of the automotive business. In 2005, he moved to Shanghai, where he served as President and CEO of Siemens VDO Automotive Asia Pacific. In 2007, Roland returned to Germany to head the Mass Transit Division of the Transportation Systems Group. In 2008, he was named Head of Corporate Strategies. In 2011, he became a Member of the Managing Board as CEO of the Infrastructure & Cities Sector. He held the position of CTO from December 2016 until September 2020 and was COO from October 2018 to September 2019. From October 2019 to January 2021 he held the position of Deputy CEO.

Roland studied physics at Friedrich Alexander University in Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany – where he also received his doctorate – and at the University of Grenoble in France. He holds management positions on several industry boards and committees, among them the “Plattform Industrie 4.0”.

Memberships in Supervisory Boards whose establishment is required by law or in comparable domestic or foreign controlling bodies of business enterprises

German positions:

  • ESMT European School of Management and Technology GmbH
  • Siemens Healthineers AG*
  • Siemens Mobility GmbH (Chairman)*

Positions outside Germany:

  • Arabia Electric Ltd. (Equipment), Saudi Arabia*
  • Siemens Ltd., Saudi Arabia*


*Mandates within the Siemens AG group