As the Executive Vice President of Siemens Mobility GmbH, Mr. Joerg Ernst was appointed end of 2018 to head the global Light Rail and Automated People Mover (Val) business. At the same time, he is still fully responsible for the global Traction and Drive business. Previously, he was the CEO of Siemens Infrastructure & Cities in Constance, Germany. He has been holding various global business lead functions and roles for more than 30 years in Europe, USA, Asia and Russia. Mr. Ernst gained significant all-round experience in all business fields including railway products, systems and solutions for about 16 years.