Peter von Siemens (1937 - 2021)

Peter von Siemens was born in Rio de Janeiro in 1937 and grew up in Argentina. From 1962 onwards Peter von Siemens, great-great-grandson of the company founder Werner von Siemens, worked in various international positions for Siemens AG, latterly as a Member of the Board. In 1993 he was voted onto the Supervisory Board where he represented the von Siemens family until 2008. Peter von Siemens was an Honorary Senator at Munich University of Technology and was sitting on numerous boards of foundations and bodies including the Carl Friedrich von Siemens Foundation, the Ernst von Siemens Art Foundation and the Werner Siemens Foundation. After many years of work on the Supervisory Board of the Ernst von Siemens Music Foundation he was an honorary member. Peter von Siemens has been married to Bettina von Siemens since 1966. The couple has four children.