Board of Management


Dr. Karsten Ottenberg

Chief Executive Officer
Chairman of the Management Board

Corporate Internal Audit
Corporate Communications and Public Affairs
Corporate Digital Transition
Corporate Human Resources
Corporate Information Technology
Corporate Innovation
Corporate Legal, Compliance
Corporate Risk Management, Internal
Control System
Corporate Strategy
Business Development
Region Greater China, Asia Pacific
Johannes Närger

Chief Financial Officer

Corporate Accounting, Controlling
Corporate Excellence
Corporate Finance, Insurance, M&A
Corporate Security
Corporate Taxes, Customs
Human Resources Germany
Product Division Business Administration, Projects
Product Division Consumer Products-Business Administration
Region North America

Matthias Ginthum

Chief Markets Officer

Corporate Brand Bosch
Corporate Brand Gaggenau
Corporate Brand Neff, Regional Brands
Corporate Brand Siemens
Corporate Strategic Marketing
Product Division Consumer Products
Product Division Customer Service
Region Europe

Dr. Michael Schöllhorn

Chief Operating Officer

Corporate Supply Chain Management
Corporate Technology
Product Division Cooking
Product Division Dish Care
Product Division Electronic
Product Division Laundry Care
Product Division Refrigeration
Region T-MEA-CIS