Siemens has announced this Tuesday that Miguel Ángel López, currently CFO of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) will succeed Rosa García as head of Siemens Spain, the company announced in a statement. López will also keep his responsibilities in charge at Siemens Gamesa parallel. From Siemens, they explained, that Rosa García has decided to "look for new professional challenges outside of Siemens", after seven years at the head of the Spanish subsidiary of the German giant. A succession that will not be effective until December 1, 2018, and will have an advisory role until the end of the year.
According to Klaus Helmrich, member of the board of directors of Siemens AG, responsible for Spain, he stressed that «with Miguel Ángel López, we have found a great successor that has been key in the global success that today is the business of the digital factory or Digital Enterprise for Siemens AG ».
Rosa García joined Siemens S.A. in October 2011, after passing most of his professional career previous in Microsoft, in the United States and Spain.
In the opinion of the executive, Lopez "has an excellent reputation in the country and abroad" and has praised the work of Rosa García at the helm of Siemens Spain: "has become the best partner for iDrive digitization in Spain In the different industrial sectors, Helmirich pointed out that he added that today Siemens Spain is "one of the most dynamic and innovative companies in the country and one of the best places to work".
From the German multinational have stressed that Miguel Angel Lopez has «With a solid experience» He has worked in the financial area for more than 25 years and has developed a large part of his professional career at Siemens AG. Specifically, he has been the financial director for 16 years for different business units, the last ten in the Digital Factory Division.