Sabine Reichel has been appointed head of Siemens Investor Relations, effective December 1. In this capacity, she will succeed Mariel von Schumann, who is currently responsible for the company’s investor relations activities in addition to heading Governance & Markets. Siemens Investor Relations will continue to be part of Governance & Markets.
Reichel has worked at Siemens for more than 11 years. She most recently served as a senior manager at Investor Relations, where she was responsible for the sell-side analysts and buy-side investors in the U.S. and France.
Reichel was also the main contact for bond investors and rating agencies. Ms. Reichel began her Siemens career in the corporate finance treasury department. Before joining Siemens, she was employed at the investment bank Bear Stearns in London and New York. At Bear Stearns she worked, among other things, in leveraged finance and debt capital markets.
Siemens AG is a German-based global technology started more than 165 years ago. The company is active in more than 200 countries, focusing on the areas of electrification, automation and digitalization. One of the world’s largest producers of energy-efficient, resource-saving technologies, Siemens is No. 1 in offshore wind turbine construction, a leading supplier of gas and steam turbines for power generation, a major provider of power transmission solutions and a pioneer in infrastructure solutions as well as automation, drive and software solutions for industry.
At the end of September 2015, the company had around 348,000 employees worldwide.