Curriculum Vitae #Bosch Group

Stefan Grosch

Member of the board of management and director of industrial relations, Robert Bosch GmbH

Stefan Grosch has been a member of the board of management and director of industrial relations at Robert Bosch GmbH since April 1, 2023. His responsibilities include human resources and social welfare. In addition, he is responsible for occupational safety, environmental protection and sustainability, legal services, compliance management, and taxes as well as the Bosch business in India and southeast Asia.

Stefan Grosch was born in Mönchengladbach, Germany, on May 19, 1966. He is married and has two sons. Grosch studied business administration at the University of Cologne, Germany, and the ESADE business school in Barcelona, Spain.

Career stages in the Bosch Group


Junior manager program, controlling / logistics, Starter Motors and Generators division, Schwieberdingen, Germany


Head of logistics planning, head of plant controlling and financial accounting, Treto, Spain


Commercial plant manager and head of finance and controlling for Bosch Latin America, Campinas, Brazil


Corporate department for controlling, planning, mergers and acquisitions, Gerlingen, Germany


Commercial vice president for commercial vehicles, Diesel Systems division, Stuttgart, Germany


Head of corporate department for internal auditing, Gerlingen, Germany


Executive vice president for commercial affairs and director of industrial relations, Automotive Steering division, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany

October 2022

Executive vice president for commercial affairs, Powertrain Solutions division, Stuttgart, Germany

April 2023

Member of the board of management and director of industrial relations, Robert Bosch GmbH

About Bosch

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 429,000 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2023). The company generated sales of 91.6 billion euros in 2023. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. With its business activities, the company aims to use technology to help shape universal trends such as automation, electrification, digitalization, connectivity, and an orientation to sustainability. In this context, Bosch’s broad diversification across regions and industries strengthens its innovativeness and robustness. Bosch uses its proven expertise in sensor technology, software, and services to offer customers cross-domain solutions from a single source. It also applies its expertise in connectivity and artificial intelligence in order to develop and manufacture user-friendly, sustainable products. With technology that is “Invented for life,” Bosch wants to help improve quality of life and conserve natural resources. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 470 subsidiary and regional companies in over 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing, engineering, and sales network covers nearly every country in the world. Bosch’s innovative strength is key to the company’s further development. At 136 locations across the globe, Bosch employs some 90,000 associates in research and development, of which nearly 48,000 are software engineers.

The company was set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert Bosch (1861–1942) as “Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical Engineering.” The special ownership structure of Robert Bosch GmbH guarantees the entrepreneurial freedom of the Bosch Group, making it possible for the company to plan over the long term and to undertake significant upfront investments in the safeguarding of its future. Ninety-four percent of the share capital of Robert Bosch GmbH is held by Robert Bosch Stiftung GmbH, a charitable foundation. The remaining shares are held by Robert Bosch GmbH and by a corporation owned by the Bosch family. The majority of voting rights are held by Robert Bosch Industrietreuhand KG. It is entrusted with the task of safeguarding the company’s long-term existence and in particular its financial independence – in line with the mission handed down in the will of the company’s founder, Robert Bosch.

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