The Supervisory Board of Infineon Technologies AG has extended the contracts of Chief Marketing Officer Helmut Gassel and of Chief Operations Officer Jochen Hanebeck by five years until June 30, 2024.
Both have been a member of the Management Board since July 1, 2016. Their current contracts expire on June 30, 2019. By extending the contracts, the Supervisory Board acknowledges Helmut Gassel’s and Jochen Hanebeck’s large contributions to the company’s sustainable and profitable growth path.
Helmut Gassel is responsible for Sales & Marketing, Regions, Strategy Development, Mergers & Acquisitions and Intellectual Property. He holds a Diploma in Physics from the Ruhr-University in Bochum, Germany. He received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University Duisburg, Germany. He joined Infineon (Siemens AG until 1999) in 1995.
Jochen Hanebeck is responsible for Operations including Manufacturing, Logistics, Quality, Customs and Purchasing. He received a degree in electrical engineering from RWTH Aachen University. He has been with Infineon since 1994.