Diversity & Inclusion

Neurodiversity in the workplace

For Jim Jacobson, it was game-changing to be diagnosed with autism at the age of 50. Now not only does he have the tools to excel at work, together with the HANDS (Healthineers for Autism and Neuro-Diversity Support) employee resource group they set out to create an environment for extraordinary minds of all kinds to flourish.

5 min
Published on March 31, 2021
Jim Jacobson, Cybersecurity officer, World Autism Day
Tips for working with neurodiverse individuals

World Autism Days is especially important to Jacobson because it raises awareness of the challenges that people with Autism can face. 

Jim Jacobson Principle Cybersecurity Officer at Siemens Healthineers speaks about neurodiversity in the workplace

Healthineers for Autism and Neuro-Diversity Support


Jim Jacobson - Principle Cybersecurity Officer and executive sponsor of the HANDS ERG