Michael Bolle has been a member of the board of management of Robert Bosch GmbH until June31, 2021. As chief digital officer and chief technology officer, he was responsible for the corporate sector for research and advance engineering as well as for the internet of things, digitalization and corporate global IT. His responsibilities also included the Bosch IO subsidiary and the corporate departments for technology, intellectual property, and quality management.
Since July 2021 Michael Bolle is working with start-ups and preparing himself for a new role in the high-tech ecosystem.
Born in Bergheim, Germany, on May 6, 1961, Michael Bolle is married and has four children. After leaving school in 1981, he studied telecommunications at RWTH University of Aachen, taking his diploma examination in 1986. Under the supervision of Alfred Fettweis, professor for telecommunications in the electrical engineering faculty at the University of Bochum, he was awarded PhD (Dr.-Ing.) in 1992.