WASHINGTON, April 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Corporation has appointed Michael Kruklinski Head of Siemens Real Estate for the Americas. In this role he will oversee all operations for Siemens Real Estate in the U.S.
"Michael brings a unique strategic viewpoint to the operational business of real estate," said Eric Spiegel, President and CEO of Siemens Corporation. "His leadership will help strengthen our offerings and services in this market."
Kruklinski rejoined Siemens Corporation in 2005 as Vice President for Strategic Planning. Prior to 2005, Michael was a Senior Principal in the Financial Institution/High Tech Industrials Group at A.T. Kearney, a global management consulting firm.
"It is a great opportunity to be working with such a diverse group of professionals across the Americas," said Kruklinski. "The combined Americas real estate team of 200 people stretches across 22 countries and manages approximately $2 billion of assets and over 30 million square feet of commercial and industrial space."
A native of Germany, Kruklinski has spent the last 20 years in the United States. Prior to 1996, he worked for almost 10 years at Siemens in a variety of marketing, and consulting roles.
Kruklinski currently represents Siemens Corporation as a member of the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce and holds a seat on New York City's Regional Plan Association Board.
Siemens Corporation is a U.S. subsidiary of Siemens AG, a global powerhouse in electronics and electrical engineering, operating in the industry, energy, healthcare, infrastructure and cities sectors. For more than 160 years, Siemens has built a reputation for leading-edge innovation and the quality of its products, services and solutions. Siemens in the USA reported revenue of around $20 billion and employs approximately 60,000 people throughout all 50 states and Puerto Rico. For more information on Siemens in the United States, visit www.usa.siemens.com.