Markus Panhans

Senior Vice President, Information Technology

Markus Panhans is globally responsible for information technology (IT) at Siemens Digital Industries Software. He leads a team of engaged and talented experts that define, implement, and maintain our complex IT application and infrastructure environment. This enables highly automated processes for our global Software business and ensures a secure and frictionless customer experience.

Markus has 20+ years of management experience in various IT roles across Siemens. During his career, he had global and regional responsibilities for various business types.

Prior to joining the Software business in Texas, he led IT for the Siemens Asia, Pacific, Middle East, and Africa region based in Singapore. Former assignments include global CIO roles for Siemens IT Solutions and Services and the Logistics and Assembly division.

Markus has a master’s degree in computer science from Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen/Nuremberg.

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 or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Siemens Digital Industries Software – Where today meets tomorrow.