The FINANCIAL — Denice Kronau (51) has been appointed Chief Diversity Officer at Siemens, effective June 1, 2010. A U.S. citizen, Ms. Kronau was most recently CFO of the Diagnostics Division of Siemens’ Healthcare Sector.
“With Denice Kronau we have found a highly experienced personality who enjoys an excellent reputation both inside and outside Siemens. She will shape the second phase of our Diversity Initiative. Our aim now is to unleash our dynamic global networks in order to foster diversity in every corner of Siemens,” said Siemens President and CEO Peter Löscher.
Denice Kronau has worked for Siemens since 2002. She was appointed CFO of Siemens’ U.S. Regional Company in 2008 and CFO of the Diagnostics Division of the company’s Healthcare Sector in 2009. Before joining Siemens, Ms. Kronau worked for a number of companies in the U.S. and Europe, including Diageo, Kraft and Phillip Morris.