Jenny Bofinger (41), currently head of Sustainability for Siemens AG, will join the board of
the newly formed International Sustainability Standards
Board (ISSB) on December 1. The ISSB is an independent body to ensure
increased transparency and comparability of environmental, societal and
governance (ESG) reporting.
Judith Wiese, Chief
People and Sustainability Officer, Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG
and Labor Director, said: “It has never been more urgent for us to support
customers with their accelerated sustainability goals across industry,
buildings, energy grids and mobility to mitigate climate change, manage rising
energy costs and transition to a circular economy.”
“Eva Riesenhuber is a great leader to play a key role
to further develop this strategically important business for us, working
together with the leaders in our businesses to develop solutions and new
business models supporting net zero and resource efficiency ambitions. At the
same time, Eva will ensure we continuously develop, strengthen and deliver upon
the other key elements of Siemens’ sustainability approach, in support of our
DEGREE framework,” Wiese added.
Ralf P. Thomas, CFO and Member of the Managing Board of Siemens AG, said: “In Eva Scherer we have someone with all the right experience
and capabilities to lead our Investor Relations function. She has hands-on
experience across our three industrial businesses and a strong track record
across the key financial disciplines. I very much look forward to working with
Eva as we demonstrate the financial strength of Siemens to the capital
Eva Riesenhuber will report to Judith Wiese and Eva Scherer to Ralf P.