Group responsibilities: Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Accelerate! - Operating Model
Ron Wirahadiraksa joined Philips in 2008 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Philips Healthcare.
Before joining Philips, Mr. Wirahadiraksa was President and Chief Financial Officer of LG.Philips LCD. As Joint Representative Director he was also an Executive Member of the Board of Directors.
While at LG.Philips LCD, Mr. Wirahadiraksa established the Chief Financial Officer position and Investor Relations function. He led the 2004 IPO at the NYSE and KSE and other major funding transactions, handled several multi-billion dollar capital expenditure projects and supported the significant growth and market leadership of the company.
Prior to LG.Philips LCD, Mr. Wirahadiraksa held financial executive roles for Philips in various businesses and regions, including Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Philips Flat Display Systems business group.
Mr. Wirahadiraksa was born in The Netherlands in 1960 and graduated with a Doctoral in Business Economics from The Free University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He also graduated as a Certified Registered Controller.