Matthias Platsch

Matthias Platsch

Executive Vice President, Head of Finance

Matthias F. Platsch joined Siemens AG in 1992, with responsibility in a broad array of areas ranging from sales & marketing, strategy and consulting, international joint ventures, and financial operations in Germany, the U.S., Japan and China.

Mr. Platsch has held positions as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with Siemens for more than 15 years, beginning with Siemens Automation & Drives for Siemens KK, in Tokyo, Japan, and Siemens Ltd. in Beijing, China. After serving as CFO for Siemens Automation & Drives, Process Industries globally from Karlsruhe, as well as for the Siemens Division Energy Power Distribution and Smart Grids from Erlangen, he joined Siemens Healthcare in 2011, where he served until September 2015 as CFO for Siemens Healthcare’s Imaging & Therapy Systems Division.

Since 2015, Mr. Platsch has been President of Business Area Services, and in 2018, he was appointed Executive Vice President, Finance Business Area Diagnostic Imaging at Siemens Healthineers.

Mr. Platsch studied Economics and Business Administration at the Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen and Nuremberg, Germany.