Dr. Friedrich Froeschl joined the Board of Mphasis in March 2009. He is a Physicist with a PhD and an executive MBA. He currently heads Hi Tec Invest GmBH & Co., which is a private equity management and consulting company with a focus on information and communication technology industries.
Prior to founding Hi Tec Invest in October 2004, Dr. Froeschl was Corporate Vice President for Corporate Information and Operations (CIO) and a member of the managing board of Siemens AG. In 1995, he joined Siemens Business Services as the worldwide President & CEO, representing the company in over 40 countries. In 2002, he was appointed as Member of the Managing Board and Corporate Vice President for Corporate Information and Operations of the entire Siemens organization comprising almost half a million employees globally. During the course of his career at Siemens, he was in charge of multi-billion dollar budgets and covered all ICT related aspects including procurement, cost optimization, e-business and process management.
Prior to Siemens, Dr. Froeschl was CEO of Computer Sciences Corporation, a major global player in IT, Outsourcing and Consulting, based in Germany. Before that, he held positions as Vice President and Business Head at Digital Equipment Corporation and Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm (today EADS) respectively. Throughout his career, Dr. Froeschl has been actively involved in both larger multi-billion dollar deals as well as mid-size M&A projects.