Dr. Jochen EICKHOLT
Dr. Jochen Eickholt is CEO of the Siemens Mobility Division with headquarters in Munich. He has held this position since October 2014. Eickholt started his professional career in 1989 at Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology. In 1999 he joined Siemens, starting as CEO of Siemens Elektropristroje s.r.o. in the Czech Republic. After several executive positions within the sales and supply chain management of the Siemens Communications Business and as Board Member of BenQ Mobile International, Eickholt was appointed CEO of the Siemens Home and Office Communications GmbH in 2006. In 2009, he joined the Siemens Rail Business Management heading up the Rail Automation Business Unit in Brunswick and Berlin. In 2012 he assumed the position as CEO of Siemens Rail Systems Division with headquarters in Berlin. Eickholt studied electrical engineering at the Rhine-Westphalia University of Technology in Aachen in Germany and at the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine in London.