Dr. Gottfried H. Dutiné is Executive Vice-President of Philips and a member of the Board of Management.
Dr. Dutiné began his industrial career in 1979 at Rockwell-Collins GmbH in Frankfurt, where he was appointed Director of Engineering. In 1984 he joined Motorola Inc and became Group Director Product Operations of its European Communications Group. In 1989 he moved to Robert Bosch GmbH in Stuttgart where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Mobile Communications Division. Blaupunkt GmbH and a number of automotive activities were part of that assignment. At the end of 1997 he joined Alcatel in Paris and became Vice-President of the Telecom Board Committee and Area President for Central & Eastern Europe and Russia.
Dr. Gottfried H. Dutiné joined Philips as of February 1, 2002 and was appointed a member of the Board of Management as per March 28, 2002.
Dr. Dutiné is born in Germany in 1952 and holds a diploma in Electrical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Communications Technology from the University of Darmstadt, Germany.
Dr. Dutiné is married, with one child.