Jim Rusk - Senior Vice president and Chief Technology Officer
Jim Rusk is senior vice president and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division. He and his team are responsible for providing shared platform, architecture, innovation and development services.
Since joining the company in 1988, Rusk has built a reputation as a pioneer in engineering software. He has held numerous positions in product development, product marketing and product management, technical support and sales. Notably, he led the Digital Simulation Solutions group where he was responsible for all aspects of the company’s simulation business.
Prior to his current role, he served as senior vice president of Product Engineering Software. In this position he was responsible for developing solutions, principally on the NX platform, to deliver world class software for design, simulation and systems engineering. Under his leadership this business segment has had significant impact on the overall growth of the company and on customer satisfaction.
Rusk received a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Mechanics from the University of Cincinnati. He is currently based in Siemens PLM Software’s Milford, Ohio office.
About Siemens PLM Software
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) and manufacturing operations management (MOM) software, systems and services with over 15 million licensed seats and more than 140,000 customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, Siemens PLM Software works collaboratively with its customers to provide industry software solutions that help companies everywhere achieve a sustainable competitive advantage by making real the innovations that matter. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.