Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Siemens Mobility Switzerland


Dr. Gerd Scheller

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Siemens Mobility Switzerland

Curriculum Vitae

Born: Sept. 20th 1964, Kirchheimbolanden, Germany

Citizenship: Swiss, German



  • M.B.A., Master of Business Administration, City University, Bellevue, WA, USA  
  • Doctorate at the Chair for Technical Electronics, TU München,
  • Master, Electronics Engineering and Information Technology, Technical University Munich, Germany,

Professional Activities

Feb. 2018: Siemens Mobility AG, Wallisellen, Switzerland; President and CEO


Dec. 2015: Siemens Schweiz AG, Wallisellen, Switzerland; CEO Mobility Division


Nov. 2010: Siemens AG, Berlin, Germany; Mobility and Logistics Division; Business Unit Rail Automation

  • Head of Systems, Products and Portfolio
  • Head of Business Segment Innovative Technologies
  • Head of Business Segment Mass Transit

Jan. 2010: Siemens Schweiz AG, Wallisellen, Switzerland; Mobility Division

  • Head of Product Lifecycle Management

Aug. 2007: Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich, Switzerland

  •  Spin-off Manager

Mar. 2006: Philips Semiconductors, BL Personal Entertainment Solutions,Nijmegen, The Netherlands 

  • General Manager Market Sector Team Nexperia Mobile Multimedia

April 2004: Philips China Investment Co., Inc., Shanghai, P.R. China,

  • General Manager Consumer Business Innovation Center (CBIC) Shanghai

Dec. 2001: Philips Semiconductors AG, Zurich, Switzerland,

  • Senior Director R&D BL Display Drivers

May 1996: Philips Semiconductors AG, Zurich, Switzerland,

  • Development Manager, BL Cellular, Switzerland

Nov. 1994: Siemens Components Inc., USA, Co-operation 256M DRAM Project of Siemens / IBM / Toshiba, East Fishkill, New York, USA,

  • Senior Engineer, Device Design & Characterization Department

July 1993:  Siemens AG, Munich, Germany,

  • Corporate Research and Development,
  • Sen. Engineer: Dev. of MOS-controlled High Voltage Switches

May 1991:  Co-operation TU Munich - Siemens AG, Germany,

  • Special Research Area: „Multidimensional Sensors“
  • Project Leader: „Detection Limit of Chemo-Sensors“

Memberships and Committees:

  • Member of the foundation council „Stiftung Technopark Zürich“
  • Member of the foundation council „Pensionskasse der Siemens-Gesellschaften in der Schweiz“
  • Board member „Avenir Mobilité, Zukunft Mobilität, Dialogplattform für einen intelligenten Verkehr“
  • Board member „LITRA Informationsdienst für den öffentlichen Verkehr“, 
    (as of 09/2018)
  • Member of the Industrial Advisory Board, Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, ETH Zurich