Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

MarketScreener Homepage  >  News  >  Business Leaders  >  Business Leaders Biography

Business Leaders

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance ProfessionalsCalendarSectors 
HomeAll newsMost read newsBusiness Leaders Biography
Portrait de Ulrich Spiesshofer
Age : 54
Public asset : 9,749,060 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : ABB Ltd.

Summary 
Presently, Ulrich Spiesshofer holds the position of President & Chief Executive Officer for ABB Ltd. Dr. Spiesshofer is also on the board of ABB Motors & Mechanical, Inc.

In his past career Dr. Spiesshofer held the position of Managing Director at AT Kearney International AG, Member-Management Board at ABB Oy, Senior Partner at Roland Berger AG, Manager, Principal & Associate at A.T. Kearney GmbH and Member-Australian Leadership Team at A.T. Kearney Australia Pty Ltd.

Dr. Spiesshofer received a doctorate, an MBA and a graduate degree from Universität Stuttgart.


Current positions of Ulrich Spiesshofer 
NameTitle Since
ABB Ltd.
(Heavy Electrical Equipment)
President & Chief Executive Officer 2005
ABB Motors & Mechanical, Inc. Director 2011


Holdings of Ulrich Spiesshofer 
NameEquities%Valuation
ABB Ltd (ABBN)
Heavy Electrical Equipment
410,6460.019%9,749,060 USD


Ulrich Spiesshofer : Personal Network 


Biography of Ulrich Spiesshofer 
Ulrich Spiesshofer (born 26 March 1964), is the chief executive officer of the ABB Group, a leading power and automation technology company, headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland. He took up the role on 15 September 2013, succeeding Joe Hogan. Previously, Spiesshofer had headed ABB’s Discrete Automation and Motion division, which includes the company’s robotics, motors and drives businesses.

Life and career
Spiesshofer was born in Aalen, in the southwestern German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg. He holds a PhD in economics as well as a Master’s degree in business administration and engineering from the University of Stuttgart.

From 1991 to 2002, Spiesshofer worked for AT Kearney management consultants, rising to become the managing director of AT Kearney International, during which time he ran consulting businesses in industries including oil and gas, utilities, telecommunications and automotive, in Europe, Asia and the Americas. He then spent three years as a senior partner and global head of the operations practice at Roland Berger Strategy Consultants in Switzerland.

Spiesshofer joined ABB in 2005 as Executive Committee member responsible for strategy development. In 2010, he was appointed Head of Discrete Automation and Motion, one of ABB’s five divisions. There, he led the acquisition of Baldor Electric, the largest maker of industrial motors in North America. It was ABB’s biggest acquisition to date with a purchase price of $4.2 billion.

Spiesshofer is an avid skier, sailor and amateur musician, accomplished at the clarinet, saxophone and accordion. He lives with his wife and two children in Zurich.



Source @ Wikipedia



Most Read News 
11/12JACK MA : Asian Markets Largely Rally After Weak Start, Led By Chinese Stocks
DJ
11/12CARL ICAHN : Icahn says VMWare should be worth $300 per share, cites Red Hat deal
RE
11/15PHILIP GREEN : Beyoncé buys out clothing venture from Philip Green
RE
11/15JOHN PAULSON : Paulson seeks immediate resignation of Detour Gold's CEO
RE
11/14ELON MUSK : Elon Musk's 'Teslaquila' drink faces clash with Mexican tequila industry
RE
11/13JACK MA : Trade war and censors blow chill wind through China's giant tech scene
RE
11/15WARREN BUFFETT : Berkshire invests in JPMorgan, Oracle as Buffett puts cash to work
RE
11/15MARTIN BOUYGUES : Bouygues' drop in profits cushioned by strong showing at telecoms arm
RE
11/12JEFF BEZOS : Democrats to probe Trump actions on AT&T, Amazon - aide
RE
11/09LLOYD BLANKFEIN : Goldman Sachs's Ex-CEO Lloyd Blankfein Met Malaysian at Center of 1MDB Scandal
DJ
More news


© 2018 People and Ownership :   
Advertisement
Ulrich Spiesshofer : Connections 
Tsinghua School of Economics & Management
The Aluminium Association of India
Indian Institute of Metals


Latest news about Ulrich Spiesshofer 
10/27Robots to make robots at ABB's new $150 million factory in China
RE
10/25ABB : CEO says there is more work to improve Power Grids business
RE
10/25ABB : reports slight third-quarter profit beat, sees positive global growth
RE
10/22Siemens CEO Kaeser says he will not attend Saudi investment conference
RE
10/19Swiss group ABB's CEO becomes latest boss to skip Saudi conference
RE
07/19ABB : Presses ahead with reshaping business after profit beats forecasts
RE
07/19ABB : Shares Rise After 2Q Net Profit Beat
DJ
More news


Popular Business Leaders 
William Ackman Paul Allen Gilberto Benetton Marc Benioff Jeff Bezos David Bonderman Martin Bouygues Warren Buffett Tim Cook Michael Dell Jamie Dimon Jack Dorsey Nicandro Durante John Edwards David Einhorn Sergio Ermotti Bill Gates Carlos Ghosn Philip Green David Henry Carl Icahn Richard Li Daniel Loeb Jack Ma Lakshmi Mittal Leslie Moonves Lachlan Murdoch Elon Musk Jean-charles Naouri Peter Nicholas Xavier Niel Michael O'leary Patrick Pouyanné Alexandre Ricard Wilbur Ross Sheryl Sandberg Rolf Martin Schmitz Masayoshi Son George Soros Martin Sorrell Ulrich Spiesshofer Rupert Stadler Tidjane Thiam Patrick Thomas François Villeroy De Galhau John Williamson Martin Winterkorn Dieter Zetsche Mark Zuckerberg
A-Z Business Leaders