Managing Director Middle East
Dietmar Siersdorfer is the Managing Director of Siemens Energy in the Middle East and the UAE, a role he assumed following the company’s spin-off from Siemens in May 2020.
Siemens Energy is a leading energy technology company focused on energizing society and accelerating decarbonization. The Middle East region covers 16 countries and includes over 3,000 people.
An internationally recognized and respected leader in digitalization, decarbonization, and energy transition, Siersdorfer leads the company’s operations throughout the Middle East and has been active in the region since 2008.
He joined Siemens in 1987 and held a variety of leadership positions within the industrial, software and energy fields. The responsibilities spanned across various regions including Europe and Asia as well as global positions.
Siersdorfer is an active board member of several Siemens Energy subsidiaries, including Siemens Energy LLC Oman; and Siemens Energy WLL Qatar; and is the Chairman of Siemens Electrical and Electronic Services, K.S.C.C, Kuwait; and the Chairman of Siemens Energy Egypt SA.
He is also a board member of several local and international organizations including on the Board of Trustees of the University Paris II, the German Emirati Joint Council for Industry and Commerce (AHK), Ghorfa Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Advisory Council of the Dubai International Chamber of Commerce, and the Dubai Future Energy Council.
Siersdorfer is a graduate of the University of Applied Sciences Trier where he studied Electrical Engineering.