Dr. Reinhard Ploss

Chief Executive Officer

Reinhard Ploss has been a member of the Management Board of Infineon Technologies AG since 2007. He has been CEO since October 1, 2012.

Reinhard Ploss was born on December 8, 1955 in Bamberg. He studied process engineering at the Technical University of Munich and in 1986 received his doctorate. He began his career at Infineon (Siemens AG until 1999) in the same year.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Positions within the company

Since 2016 

Chief Executive Officer, responsible for Divisions, Group Strategy, Communications & Government Relations, Human Resources (Labor Director), Legal, Research & Development

Since 2007 Member of the Management Board
2005 Head of Development and Manufacturing as well as Operational Management in the Automotive, Industrial & Multimarket Segment
2000 President of the Automotive, Industrial & Multimarket Business Group
1999 Head of the Industrial Power Business Unit as well as President of eupec GmbH Co. KG, a subsidiary of Infineon
1996 Head of the Power Semiconductor Business Unit, focusing on development and manufacturing
1993 Head of Technology in the Villach chip manufacturing plant (Austria)
1986 Process engineer for chip manufacturing in Munich