Dr. Jochen Schmitz
Jochen Schmitz, Ph.D., has been Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Siemens Healthineers since December 2017. Jochen Schmitz joined Siemens in 1996. After various positions with increasing responsibility in corporate finance in Germany he joined the healthcare business of Siemens in 2004, holding several executive finance positions in the USA and Germany.
Among others, he was CFO of the diagnostics division in the USA and CFO of the imaging and therapy systems division in Germany until 2011. Afterwards, he had served for seven years as Corporate Vice President Controller of Siemens AG until he came back to Siemens Healthineers. As of March 2018, the company is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange as Siemens Healthineers AG (SHL). In the same year, Siemens Healthineers entered the technology index TecDAX and the mid-cap index MDAX.
Jochen Schmitz completed his studies in Business Administration and Economics at the University of Augsburg. He also holds a Ph.D. in the same field. He was born in Moenchengladbach, Germany, in 1966.
Of course, I love numbers. But, above all, I appreciate analytical thinking and team work behind our achievements. Smart capital allocation to maximize value is my highest priority in business life.
Jochen Schmitz, Chief Financial Oﬃcer (CFO) of Siemens Healthineers