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ABB will consolidate its power transformers manufacturing by investing in its South Boston and Crystal Springs units and discontinue production at its unit in St. Louis, which will continue to focus on engineering and service activities.
The combined company will be a multi-region, Top 10 electrical distributor with more than 1,300 employees serving customers from 41 locations in the Midwest, Southeast and South Central areas of the United States.
Vernerey was most recently president and CEO of Schneider Electric's North American Operations, where he led the organization in its Industrial Internet effort, which focused on the challenges of urbanization, digitization and industrialization.
Perez leads the sales and execution teams for Schneider's Strategic Accounts in North America, including key customers in the oil & gas; mining, minerals & metal; electric utilities; food & beverage; automotive; government; water/waste water...