Prof. Dr. Michael Weinhold
CTO Energy Management Siemens AG
As Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Michael Weinhold is heading the Technology and Innovation department of the Siemens Energy Management Division since 2014. Since 2013 he is Chief Key Expert.
Before he served in several technical expert and management functions of Siemens such as electricity network planning, commissioning & project management and CTO of Siemens Power Transmission and Distribution and then Siemens Energy Sector. Since 2014 is member of the Supervisory Board and Advisory Council of Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH.
Michael Weinhold studied Electrical Engineering at Ruhr-University Bochum and Purdue University, USA. He was granted the Doktor-Ingenieur degree from Ruhr-University in 1993 and is Adjunct Professor at Technical University of Denmark (DTU) since 2011. In 1997 he was named Siemens Inventor of the year and in 2008 Siemens Top Innovator.