Johannes P. Schwemmer

Director General
Fusion for Energy

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Johannes P. Schwemmer

Diplom-Ingenieur Europ. Electrical Engineering

Business Experience

  • 2014 - 2015 Antevorte Performance Management, Partner
    • Performance management & turnaround: executive consulting, top interim management boutique.
    • Managing a buy-and-build M&A - type deal in a service industry.
    • Managing the turn-around of an IT Service Provider in the chemical industry.
  • 2007 - 2014 Unify GmbH & Co. KG, Munich
    • Global market leader in unified communications solutions, 2bn revenue. Carve-out from Siemens,
    • private equity funded, transformation from HW-based systems to UC / VoiP solution business.
  • 2011 – 2014 VP global project management & service optimization
    • Turnaround of the project / solution business, 270 PMs on four continents
    • Initiated + lead service optimization programs
  • 2007 – 2010 VP global training
    • Transformation of local technical training departments with internal focus in
    • 25 countries into an efficient global business unit.
  • 2003 - 2006 Siemens Business Services VP global subsidiary and risk management
  • 2000 – 2003 Siemens Business Services VP strategic alliance management
  • 1998 – 2000 Siemens Mobile Phones VP mobile internet devices
  • 1996 – 1998 Siemens Nixdorf Information Systems Director Innovation Management
  • 1993 – 1996 Siemens Nixdorf Munich Head of SW development & marketing
  • 1990 – 1993 Sietec Systemtechnik Berlin, Toronto Software solution group manager
  • 1986 – 1990 Siemens Industry Automation Berlin SW development manager
  • 1985 – 1986 Nicolet Paratronics Fremont, CA / USA HW and SW developer

 

Education and Professional Development

  • Continued education, activities
    • Entrepreneurship-MBA by Babson College and INSEAD.
    • Member of PMI (Project Management Institute), volunteer.
    • Invited speaker: corporate venturing, project portfolio mgt. .
    • Member of the German Association of Executives (VDF).
    • Book ‘The innovative enterprise’, Gabler Verlag, co-author.

 

University education

  • European joint European electrical engineering degree
  • University of Essex, UK Masters Thesis ‘Diplomarbeit’
  • ESIEE Paris (grande école) Telecom and computer science
  • KIT/University of Karlsruhe Dipl-Ing. electrical engineering