In the context of the ongoing management transition process led by its Board of Directors, Airbus SE has appointed Dominik Asam to succeed Harald Wilhelm as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) in April 2019. Asam, currently CFO of Munich-based Infineon Technologies AG, will join Airbus on April 1, 2019 ensuring a smooth handover with Harald Wilhelm, who remains in charge in his current role until the Annual General Meeting on April 10, 2019.
As CFO, Dominik Asam will report to future CEO Guillaume Faury and become a Member of the Airbus Executive Committee.
In 2011, Dominik Asam was appointed CFO of Infineon Technologies where he has been responsible for functions including Group Controlling, IT, Treasury, Investor Relations, Compliance & Risk Management, Export Control and Sustainability and Business Continuity.
Before joining Infineon, Dominik Asam was Head of Group Controlling at RWE AG in 2010. From 2005-2010, he worked at Siemens AG where he held positions such as CEO of Siemens Financial Services and Corporate Vice President and Treasurer. From 2003-2005, he headed Investor Relations, Mergers & Acquisitions and Strategy at Infineon Technologies.
Mr. Asam is a 1994 graduate in Mechanical Engineering from the Technical University of Munich. Asam also holds a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD as well as a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Ecole Centrale Paris.