Dr. Hermann Rodler
Hermann Rodler is Managing Director Nokia Networks Germany and Global Head of Public Safety. In a long and distinguished career with Siemens and Nokia Siemens Networks (now Nokia Networks), he has held the following positions, among others:
Head of Nokia Networks Sub-region Germany and Poland
Head of Western Europe region for Nokia Siemens Networks
Head of Sales, Latin America, Core and Software products for Nokia Siemens Networks
Head of America, Spain, Portugal Region for fixed networks for Siemens AG
Dr. Rodler is a graduate in telecommunications from the Technical University of Munich. In 1993, he was awarded a PhD in coherent optical systems from the University of Bochum. Dr. Rodler serves as Chairman of the Committee on digital economy, telecommunications and new media at the Association of German Industries. (BDI).
Dr. Rodler is also Vice President of D21 initiative and is leading the broadband initative. Dr. Rodler is also a member of the Executive Board of the German ICT industry association – BITKOM Married, with two sons, Dr. Rodler lives in Munich and lists his hobbies as skiing, tennis and golf.