Jean-Claude Ercolanelli

Senior Vice President, Simulation and Test Solutions


Jean-Claude Ercolanelli is Senior Vice President of Simulation and Tests Solutions for Siemens Digital Industries Software, a business unit of Siemens Digital Industries. He also serves as CEO of Siemens Industry Software NV.  He and his team are responsible for developing and delivering Simcenter, a flexible, open and scalable portfolio of predictive simulation and test applications. 
 
Backed by a global team of engineering specialists, Simcenter provides our customers with insight to the real-world performance of their products or process, allows them to accelerate innovation over the entire lifecycle and build a better tomorrow, faster. We are committed with our simulation and test solutions, whether software, hardware or services to help industries having a positive impact on our world:  improve how we live, how we travel, how we connect to each other, and how we are cured. 
 
Jean-Claude has more than 30 years’ experience in the Computational Aided Engineering industry. He held a series of roles with increasing responsibility in business development and product management, beginning with Framasoft, then ESI group and later ANSYS Inc. to eventually join CD-adapco, a company acquired by Siemens in 2016.
 
Jean-Claude holds an Advanced Management Program degree from INSEAD and graduated from INSA Lyon, FR with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He and his wife Christine reside in Lyon, France and have two grown-up children.


About Siemens Digital Industries Software

Siemens Digital Industries Software is driving transformation to enable a digital enterprise where engineering, manufacturing and electronics design meet tomorrow. The Xcelerator portfolio helps companies of all sizes create and leverage digital twins that provide organizations with new insights, opportunities and levels of automation to drive innovation. For more information on Siemens Digital Industries Software products and services, visit sw.siemens.com or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Siemens Digital Industries Software – Where today meets tomorrow.