Siemens AG (SI)
F2Q 2012 Earnings Call
April 25, 2012 10:00 am ET
Mariel von Drathen – Investor Relations
Peter Löscher – President and Chief Executive Officer
Joe Kaeser – Chief Financial Officer
Andreas Willi – JPMorgan
Peter J. Reilly – Deutsche Bank AG
Martin Prozesky – Sanford C. Bernstein
Simon Smith – Credit Suisse
James Moore – Redburn Partners
Daniela Costa – Goldman Sachs International Ltd.
Timm Schulze-Melander – JPMorgan
Mariel von Drathen
Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen. Welcome here in rainy London, and welcome to the ones who join us by webcast. And we will present to you our Q2 fiscal year 2012 numbers and outline to you the assumptions for the outlook for the remaining of this year, for fiscal year 2012.
All documents the earnings release, the presentation, the flash slides, and all other documents are on the Internet and you can download them as you wish. And the webcast will be replayed also on the Internet, Investor Relations of Siemens.
We like to refer to the Safe Harbor statement on slide number two of the presentation and would like to ask you to please switch off any BlackBerry’s mobile phones you might have. Also this is being webcast, I would ask you to please clearly state your name before asking the question, we will have ample time for Q&A, after the speech of both Peter Löscher, Siemens CEO and Joe Kaeser, Siemens CFO.
And with that Peter, the word is yours.