Herweck, P.

Industrial Automation, Zurich, Switzerland

Peter Herweck is Executive Vice President, Industrial Automation, and a Member of the Executive Committee. Mr. Herweck has been a member of Schneider Electric’s Executive Committee since 2016 and leads Schneider Electric’s global industrial automation business. He is also on the board of AVEVA Group as a nonexecutive Director since 2018. He has extensive experience in automation, digitization and industrial software. He started his career at Mitsubishi in Japan, later joining Siemens where he held several executive positions in factory and process automation, along with leading corporate strategy as Chief Strategy Officer. He has a global and extensive executive and senior management background in Germany, China, the U.S. and Japan. Mr. Herweck earned an MBA from Wake Forest University School of Business and engineering degrees from Metz University and Saarland University. He is also a Harvard Business School Advanced Management Alumni.

Executive Viewpoint: Digital transformation and how it is advancing the processing industries

Herweck, P., Industrial Automation; Dartnell, C., Schneider Electric

Hydrocarbon Processing was pleased to speak with executives Peter Herweck (PH) and Chris Dartnell (CD) of Schneider Electric.