Chief Operations Officer since 1 September 2020, appointed until 31. August 2025
Ingolf Schröder, born on 12.06.1972, studied at Technical University Berlin and holds a master’s degree in Material Sciences. He worked for Osram for 24 years, holding various different positions in the company. In his most recent role as Senior Vice President Operations & Quality, he was globally responsible for all operational processes at 23 locations across three business units and regions. As COO of the Business Unit Automotive, he was responsible for operational processes across business units; among other things, he made a significant contribution to the development and introduction of a new production system. In addition, he played a key role in the transformation of the traditional company into a networked and digitalized enterprise.
As COO, Ingolf Schröder will be responsible for Operations, Quality, Global Supply Chain Management and EHS.