Executive Vice President, Head of Research and Technology Center, Siemens AG
Since May 2015 Dr. Norbert Gaus, Executive Vice President of Siemens AG, is responsible for research and development in all areas of “Digitalization and Automation” in Corporate Technology of Siemens. After earning a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Technical University Munich, he worked as a research assistant at the German Aerospace Center. For his research in control engineering and simulation, he earned a Ph.D. degree in engineering from the Ruhr University Bochum. In 1991 Gaus joined Siemens AG and held various senior management positions in Corporate Technology and in the Information and Communication Networks Group. From 2001 to 2005 he served as President and CEO of Siemens Corporate Research Inc., the Siemens research facilities in the USA. From 2005 to 2015 Gaus served as CEO for various Business Units and Divisions for Siemens Healthcare. Before assuming his current role, he was the CEO of the Customer Solutions Division (Sales, Service, Healthcare IT) at Siemens Healthcare.