Following a degree in engineering, in 1990 Klaus Straub started his professional career at Daimler Benz AG where he held several executive positions in different business units across the company.
From 2002 until September 2004 Mr. Straub worked for the Siemens VDO Automotive AG as CIO and Corporate Vice President. From 2004 until 2012 Mr. Straub was CIO and Vice President at Audi AG.
In April 2012 Klaus Straub relocated to the BMW Group located in Munich as Leader of Organization Development and Process Management. In mid-2014 Mr. Straub was appointed Chief Information Officer and Senior Vice President of Information Management of the BMW Group.