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 promuove la trasformazione delle aziende verso la “Digital Enterprise”, dove ingegneria, produzione e progettazione elettrica incontrano il futuro. Il portfolio Xcelerator aiuta le aziende di ogni dimensione a sviluppare e trarre vantaggio dai digital twin, che mettono a disposizione nuove conoscenze, nuove opportunità e livelli crescenti di automazione, al fine di favorire l’innovazione. Per maggiori informazioni sui prodotti e servizi di Siemens Digital Industries Software, visita o seguici su LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook e Instagram. Siemens Digital Industries Software – Where today meets tomorrow.