Nicola Leibinger-Kammüller, CEO, President and Chairwoman of the Group Management Board of TRUMPF (Germany)
Dr. Leibinger-Kammüller is CEO of TRUMPF, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of machine tools and industrial lasers, located in Ditzingen (Germany). The TRUMPF Group, which has about 12,000 employees, achieved sales of 3.1 billion euros in 2016/17. With over 70 subsidiaries, it is represented in nearly all the countries of Europe, North and South America, and Asia.
Nicola was born in the USA. She studied German, English and Japanese language and literature. Since 1985, she has been working for TRUMPF, a family owned company of the German “Mittelstand”. In November 2005, Dr. Leibinger-Kammueller was appointed President of the group.
Serving as a member of the Supervisory Boards of Siemens AG and Axel Springer SE, Dr. Leibinger-Kammüller is one of Germany’s most influential business women. She also performs many honorary functions in the scientific, cultural, social, and political sectors.