Stefan Herrlich (born 1962) joined the LANCOM Systems management board in September 2012 as Managing Director of Sales, and has been a co-owner since 2013.
Stefan Herrlich began his career in 1988 at Siemens AG in Cologne as a sales engineer for enterprise communication systems in the wholesale segment. Since then, he has held various management positions at Siemens AG in Munich and Freiburg and, from 1989 to 2000, he also worked in international sales and marketing in the United States, Hong Kong, China, and London.
From 2001 to 2006, Herrlich managed the global business in telecommunications solutions for business customers in the Enterprise Networks unit at Siemens AG. He worked for Siemens Enterprise Communications, a joint venture of Siemens AG with the Gores Group, from 2006 to 2012.
He started off as head of Global Accounts, responsible for business growth with the 150 largest customers worldwide. Three years later as the German managing director, he transformed Direct Sales into a multi-channel organization with ever increasing market shares.
Stefan Herrlich has a Master's degree in Telecommunications and Information Processing from the University of Applied Sciences in Cologne. Before that, he completed practical training in the installation of telecommunications and electronics.
Stefan Herrlich is a member of the Governing Board of the industry association BITKOM. He is married and has two grown-up children.