Sebastian Bersch graduated from Zeppelin University, Germany, and WITS University, South Africa, majoring in Corporate Management & Economics.
Sebastian was the General Manger and CEO of IBS Shanghai, a leading supplier of quality and operations software for the discrete industries, prior to joining Siemens Digital Industries Software with a merger in 2017. In the process of that integration he broadened his product spectrum by taking on the Lead Portfolio Development position for the whole Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) segment in APAC. He has since been involved with a number of enterprise projects for DI SW and has also been promoted to additionally run the Portfolio Development for the Manufacturing Engineering (MFE) segment. Sebastian has almost 10 years experience in sales and implementation of manufacturing software solutions and manages a team of manufacturing experts that support Siemens customers to plan and run their operations more efficiently and with greater levels of quality and flexibility.
Beyond that Sebastian serves at the Asia Pacific board of MESA, a global think tank for improvement of business results and production operations in manufacturing.