Godert van der Poel

Godert van der Poel

Chief Financial Officer, Siemens Nederland

Godert van der Poel has been the CFO of Siemens Nederland N.V. since 2013. As a CFO he is responsible for the company’s finance, tax, IT and risk management.

Before joining Siemens Godert worked at PwC for more than 22 years, of which he was a partner for 18 years. He worked in auditing, risk management and financial services regulatory practice. The organisations he served were the major multinational clients of the firm.

Godert started working for Siemens in Munich at Siemens Corporate Finance Audit (C FA) in 2010. He was responsible for the global IT audit practice with hubs in Beijing, Iselin (New Jersey), Delhi, Sao Paolo and Munich. He was also responsible for all audits at the Siemens’ sector Healthcare, including revenue recognition and healthcare regulatory services, as well as global recruiting and talent acquisition, growth and development of staff and the global learning and education programme of C FA.

After studying accountancy and law, Godert attended non-graduate programmes at Carnegie Mellon University and INSEAD. He is married and has three children.