The career started in 1984 at Siemens AG and during the 28 years holding positions all along the value chain of Business. – 7 years of global service & support, – 10 years as technical sales and key account management, including 5 years USA assignment. – Wide range of Management positions: – global sales responsibility in the field of Motors & Drives, – global profit & loss responsibility for the Pulp & Paper vertical, – head of the industrial solution business for Siemens Ltd. in Brazil. All of this is resulting in more than 30 years of global business and technical expertise from product to application around electrical motors, electrical drives and solutions.