Michael Nilles

Born 1973 (German citizen)
Member of the Group Executive Committee since 2016
Chief Digital Officer

Professional experience

2009–2016CIO of Schindler Group and CEO of Schindler Digital Business AG, Switzerland
2008–2009CIO and CPO of Schaeffler AG, Herzogenaurach, Germany
2006–2008CIO of Bosch Rexroth AG, Lohr am Main, Germany
2000–2005CIO Americas of Bosch Rexroth Corp., Chicago, USA
1998–1999IT Director at Mannesmann Rexroth (China) Ltd., Hong Kong, China
1996–1997Consultant at SAP China, Shanghai, China

Other activities

Member of the Supervisory Board of Lufthansa Technik AG, Hamburg, Germany


Master’s degree in business administration and computer science, University of Cologne, Germany