Winter Park Institute

Eric Spiegel

President and CEO of Siemens USA


Innovating America's New Middle Class

Speaker Video

Event Details

Siemens USA President and CEO Eric Spiegel, a major leader in national and international business, provides solutions for some of the leading global concerns. Mr. Spiegel will be joined by moderator Steve Clemons, Editor at Large, The Atlantic, and politics and international affairs contributor to MSNBC.

Speaker Bio

Eric Spiegel is the President and CEO of Siemens USA and is responsible for growing the U.S. business in the company’s largest market. With over $25 billion in sales including exports and approximately 53,000 employees in the U.S., Siemens provides leading technology and solutions for more affordable and efficient healthcare, the growing demands of cities and the nation's infrastructure needs, cleaner sources of energy production, and industrial productivity. Siemens has over 100 manufacturing sites across the U.S. and is represented in all 50 states.

Mr. Spiegel joined Siemens in January 2010 after 25 years of global consulting experience with complex organizations in the oil and gas, power, chemicals, water, industrial and automotive fields. Prior to joining Siemens, Mr. Spiegel was a Senior Partner and Global Business Leader at Booz Allen Hamilton.

A graduate of Harvard University and the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College, Mr. Spiegel is the Chairman of Ford's Theatre Society Board in Washington, D.C. and a member of The Board of Overseers at Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business and the Board of Trustees at Rollins College. He is also a Director of Liberty Mutual Holding Company, Inc., Vice Chair of the Education and Workforce Committee at the Business Roundtable, and a member of the President’s Advanced Manufacturing Partnership Steering Committee. Mr. Spiegel co-authored the 2009 book Energy Shift: Game-changing Options for Fueling the Future.