Denice Kronau was appointed Chief Diversity Officer of Siemens AG in June 2010. In this role, she is responsible for driving diversity topics such as the advancement of top talents, networks within Siemens and work-life balance issues. A corporate veteran with more than 30 years of experience working with leading companies such as Diageo, Kraft and Phillip Morris, Ms. Kronau has developed unique insights on leadership and diversity.
A dedicated advocate of women professionals and executives and a recognized authority on finding happiness and fulfilment in the workplace, Ms. Kronau is the author of “Falling in Love With Work: A Practical Guide to Igniting Your Passion for Your Career.” The book chronicles how she walked away from her job as CEO of a $100 million company to regain perspective and rekindle her passion for work. Ms. Kronau’s experience will provide attendees with insights on how they can further their careers and create greater fulfilment in their personal and professional lives.