Sabine Herlitschka has been CEO of Infineon Technologies Austria AG since April 2014.
Her professional background includes industrial biotech research, international research and technology cooperation and financing, internships at renowned U.S. institutions, Fulbright scholar and founding Vice Rector at the Medical University of Graz.
Among numerous functions, Sabine Herlitschka is currently Vice President of the Federation of Austrian Industries, Vice Chair of the Council for Research and Technology Development of the Austrian Federal Government and Chair of the Supervisory Board of FH Kärnten.
At the European level, she was Chair of the European Governing Board of the public-private partnership program “ECSEL-Electric Components and Systems for European Leadership” from 2018-2021.
She was elected Manager of the Year of 2021 by the business magazine Trend.
Sabine Herlitschka holds a PhD in Food & Biotechnology, Postdoc in Industrial Research and a Master of Business Administration.