Schneider Electric appoints VP of energy business in U.S. and Canada

Schneider Electric has named Emily Heitman as vice president of the company’s energy businesses in the U.S. and Canada. 

Heitman joins Schneider Electric from the power products division of Zurich-based ABB Group, where she was the Global Vice President, Marketing and Sales, Distribution Transformers, according to the company press release.

As vice president of Schneider Electric’s energy business, Heitman has profit and loss responsibility for medium voltage switchgear and energy solutions, while also developing and executing commercial strategies that will drive growth and market penetration in the U.S. and Canada.

Heitman holds a bachelor’s degree in industrial and systems engineering from Auburn University and an M.B.A. degree from Marquette University.

Source: Schneider Electric