Christiane Ribeiro Guimaraes

Communications Business Partner to global Deputy CEO, CTO, CHRO, Siemens AG

Christiane is a  senior communications executive currently working at Siemens global headquarters as Communications Business Partner to global Board Member Dr. Roland Busch, Deputy CEO, CTO and CHRO.

Starting off as a journalist in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Christiane joined Siemens as a press officer in the Brazilian branch of the company telecommunications business.

She was invited to join the company’s headquarters in Munich as a young talent from the region. Here she worked in different functions at the Corporate Communications department, taking over the lead of the International Coordination Team.

In 2014 Christiane was appointed Head of Communications and Government Affairs of Siemens for Australia and New Zealand, a role which she covered until she came back to Munich headquarters in 2018.

A Brazilian citizen, Christiane holds a bachelor in Social Studies and Communications from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de Campinas and speaks Portuguese, English, German and Spanish.