Work Experience


since November 2021

Streetworker for Homeless People in Munich

since May 2021

Freelance Consultant and Coach for Incubators and Startups

August 2019 – April 2021

Siemens AG in Munich, Germany – Cybersecurity Portfolio Manager

In charge of the creation and maintenance of Siemens’ Cybersecurity portfolio and its product lifecycle with appropriate processes and tools

July 2016 – July 2019

Siemens AG in Munich, Germany – Director Global IT Delivery Centers

Responsible for the ‘Near- & Offshore’ project as part of the IT Transformation program and its relocation of services from higher-cost countries to previously established Global IT Delivery Centers in Portugal, Czech Republic and India

February 2014 – June 2016

Siemens S.A. in Lisbon, Portugal – Director IT Global Operations

Built and operated the global IT service delivery organization which provided services across the value chain for Siemens’ internal IT departments

April 2010 – January 2014

Siemens AG in Munich, Germany – Director Data Assurance

Responsible for ‘Design, Build and Operate’ of compliance and financial reporting applications, Internal Controls and Enterprise Risk Management

August 2005 – March 2010

Siemens AG in Munich, Germany – Director IT Audit

Responsible for global IT system audits with focus on information security and compliance of accounting-related IT applications and resource management of the global IT Audit Pools

April 2000 – July 2005

Siemens Business Services, Munich, Germany – Senior Manager Partner Sales Programs

Responsible for the cooperation with strategic vendors for systems, network and security management software

January 1997 – March 2000

Siemens Business Services, Johannesburg, RSA – Head of IT Operations

Responsible for the setup and management of a shared services organization for IT operations and outsourcing projects

March 1992 – December 1996

Siemens Nixdorf , Johannesburg, RSA – Head of Software Services

Head of software services for operating systems and networks in heterogeneous IT landscapes

January 1990 – February 1992

Siemens Ltd. , London, UK – Technical Project Manager

Technical project lead for strategic mainframe projects and responsible for the mainframe software service infrastructure

April 1985 – December 1989

Siemens AG, Munich, Germany – Systems Engineer

Systems engineer for mainframe operating system software (BS2000) for hardware families 7.700 and 7.500 on S/370 architecture