Dr. Carla Kriwet is Chief Business Leader of our Connected Care & Health Informatics (CCHI) cluster of businesses. She was appointed to this role in February 2017 and oversees our Patient Care & Monitoring Solutions (PCMS), Population Health Management and Healthcare Informatics businesses. Previously she led the Business Group PCMS.
Carla has successfully driven growth and innovation in PCMS. Before this role she led our market in Germany, Switzerland and Austria to greater growth and profitability. Prior to joining Philips in 2013 she was Chief Sales & Marketing Officer and Member of the Global Executive Board at Drägerwerk AG & Co KGaA, a German-based engineering and medical technology firm. Before that, she enjoyed multiple leadership roles at Linde AG, Germany, and was a Senior Principal at The Boston Consulting Group.
She is Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Zeiss Meditec AG, and Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Save the Children, Germany, which focuses on children’s rights, health, education and emergency relief.
Carla graduated in Business Studies at the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland. She holds a PhD in Inter- and intra-organizational knowledge transfer from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland and University of Tokyo, Japan.