Dr. Helmut Gassel

Member of the Management Board

Helmut Gassel has been a member of the Management Board and Chief Marketing Officer of Infineon Technologies AG since 2016. He is responsible for Sales & Marketing, Regions, Strategy Development, Mergers & Acquisitions and Intellectual Property.

Helmut Gassel was born on March 13, 1964 in Dortmund, Germany. He studied at the Ruhr-University in Bochum and received a degree in physics and a doctorate in electrical engineering. He joined Infineon (Siemens AG until 1999) in 1995.

 

 

 

 

 

Positions within the company

Since 2016 

Member of the Management Board and Chief Marketing Officer, responsible for Sales & Marketing, Regions, Strategy Development, Mergers & Acquisitions and Intellectual Property

2012 Division President Industrial Power Control
2008 Division President Chip Card & Security
2006 Head of the Chip Card & Security ICs Business Unit with global business responsibility
2002 Head of Global Marketing and Application Technology for power semiconductors in automotive electronics 
1999 Head of Marketing for power semiconductors for automotive electronics in North America, Detroit, MI, USA
1995 Project and Group Leader in power components development in Munich 

 

Further positions

1990 Project Manager at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microelectronic Circuits and Systems in Duisburg