today announced that Mr Tindaro Danze has been appointed as its new President
& Chief Executive Officer effective 1 January 2023. He is concurrently responsible
for the Digital Industries (DI) business in Malaysia.
Prior to these appointments, Mr Danze was based in Germany as the Head
of Global Sales for DI's Digital Enterprise and Vertical Management. He managed
the company’s regional industrial digitalization units, enabled global
digitalization projects, and oversaw Siemens DI vertical approach in key
Not a stranger to Southeast Asia, Mr Danze was previously based in
Indonesia for four years from 2012 - 2016, as the Managing Director of the
Medium and Low Voltage Drives Business. Under his leadership, Siemens fostered
its market leading positionin the Minerals and Fiber industry.
He then moved to Siemens Vietnam as the Head of Digital Industries from
2016 - 2020. He positioned Siemens as a thought leader in Industry 4.0 in
Vietnam, and also formed numerous strategic alliances with the local education
sector, industry associations and manufacturing stakeholders.
“We’re pleased to welcome Tindaro on board. He brings with him a wealth
of knowledge and expertise in digital technologies, business strategy, project
management and executive coaching,” said
Dr Thai-Lai Pham, CEO of Siemens ASEAN. “Very importantly, his combination of headquarters
and regional experience will enable him to sharpen our business focus in
“I’m delighted to be back in Southeast Asia. It is an exciting region with
enormous growth and development potential. I look forward to working closely
with my Malaysian colleagues and our ecosystem partners to strengthen our
digitalization leadership in Malaysia, and accelerate transformation for this
country!” commented Mr Danze.