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Jens Michael Wegmann to be new CEO of the Industry Solutions Division

(PresseBox) (Fürth, ) Effective October 1, 2008 Jens Michael Wegmann (42) will become Head of the Industry Solutions Division of the Siemens Industry Sector. He will take over as CEO from Jørgen-Ole Haslestad, who will be leaving Siemens in September at his own request. Wegmann began his carrier at Siemens in 1989 as a development engineer in robotics. After various assignments in automation, plant engineering and service in the chemicals, paper and steel industries, he took over as Head of the Metals, Mining & Paper Technologies Unit in the former Industrial Solutions and Services Group in 2000. He has been Head of the Security Solutions Unit of Siemens Building Technologies since 2002. Wegmann studied at the University of Brunswick, Germany and is a graduate of electrical engineering.

Siemens AG Industry Sector / Industry Automation Division

The Siemens Industry Solutions Division (Erlangen, Germany) combined with Siemens VAI Metal Technologies (Linz, Austria), Siemens Water Technologies (Warrendale, Pennsylvania, USA), and Industry Technologies (Erlangen, Germany) is one of the world's leading suppliers of solutions and services for installations in the fields of industry and infrastructure. Using its own products, systems and process technologies, Industry Solutions develops and builds plants for end customers, commissions them and provides support during their entire life cycle. http://www.siemens.de/...

The Siemens Industry Sector (Erlangen, Germany) is the worldwide leading supplier of production, transportation and building technologies. With integrated hardware and software technologies as well as comprehensive Industry-specific solutions, Siemens increases the productivity and efficiency of its customers in the fields of industry and infrastructure. The Sector consists of six divisions: Building Technologies, Industry Automation, Industry Solutions, Mobility, Drive Technologies and Osram. With around 209,000 employees worldwide Siemens Industry achieved in fiscal 2007 total sales of approximately EUR40 billion (pro forma, unconsolidated). http://www.siemens.com/...