Press release

Siemens Healthineers Supervisory Board extends the mandates of Bernd Montag and Jochen Schmitz

In its meeting on today’s date, the Supervisory Board of Siemens Healthineers AG prematurely and unanimously extended the terms of office of CEO Dr. Bernd Montag (51) and CFO Dr. Jochen Schmitz (54) by five years. The two managers will now hold these positions until the end of February 2026.

"Bernd Montag and Jochen Schmitz have led the company very successfully and decisively shaped its progress over the past few years. They set the right course with successful implementation of the first phase of Strategy 2025. In the coming years, the company will strive to reach the next level of profitable growth and sustainably extend the company’s leading market position,“ said Prof. Dr. Ralf P. Thomas, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Siemens Healthineers AG.


Bernd Montag<br /><br />

Bernd Montag

Chief Executive Officer, Siemens Healthineers  

Jochen Schmitz

Jochen Schmitz

Chief Financial Officer, Siemens Healthineers

Siemens Healthineers 2019

Siemens Healthineers AG (listed in Frankfurt, Germany: SHL) is shaping the future of Healthcare. As a leading medical technology company headquartered in Erlangen, Germany, Siemens Healthineers enables healthcare providers worldwide through its regional companies to increase value by empowering them on their journey towards expanding precision medicine, transforming care delivery, improving the patient experience, and digitalizing healthcare. Siemens Healthineers is continuously developing its product and service portfolio, with AI-supported applications and digital offerings that play an increasingly important role in the next generation of medical technology. These new applications will enhance the company’s foundation in in-vitro diagnostic, image-guided therapy, and in-vivo diagnostics. Siemens Healthineers also provides a range of services and solutions to enhance healthcare providers ability to provide high-quality, efficient care to patients. In fiscal 2019, which ended on September 30, 2019, Siemens Healthineers, which has approximately 52,000 employees worldwide, generated revenue of €14.5 billion and adjusted profit of €2.5 billion.