Siemens Energy Middle East and UAE
On May 1, 2020, he became Middle East and UAE Managing Director at Siemens Energy. Siemens Energy is a leading energy technology company focused on energizing society and accelerating decarbonization.
Siersdorfer joined Siemens in 1987 in Mannheim, Germany, as an electrical engineer and has held various managerial positions in the Industry and Energy sectors during his tenure at the company.
For two years, starting 1997, he was located at the Siemens Southeast Asia headquarters in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, promoting the Industry Sector’s Digitalization business in the region. In 2001, Siersdorfer took over global responsibility for Manufacturing Execution Systems within
Siemens AG in Erlangen, Germany. In 2004, he was appointed Executive Senior Vice President for fossil power generation for Europe, Africa, Middle East, and India. Two years later, he became President and CEO of the global fossil energy solutions business within the Siemens Power Generation division.
In 2008, he came to the Middle East region as the CEO of the energy business, promoting all of Siemens oil and gas, renewables and power generation activities in the region. In 2013, he became the UAE and Middle East CEO of Siemens, leading all the group’s activities across the region.
Siersdorfer is an active board member of several Siemens subsidiaries, including Siemens LLC Oman; and Siemens WLL Qatar; and as the Chairman of Siemens Electrical and Electronic Services, K.S.C.C, Kuwait; and the Chairman of Siemens Egypt SA.
In his free time, Siersdorfer enjoys golfing, jogging, music and cooking.
Will be speaking at:
Masterclass 1: Realising the potential of Hydrogen – The fuel for a clean future economy