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Board of Directors

Dr. Peter Terwiesch

Member of the Board of Directors; Member Personnel and Compensation Committee

(DE & CH) *1966

Doctorate in technical sciences (electrical engineering), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich

Professional background:

President of the Industrial Automation Division and member of the Group Executive Committee of the ABB Group, Zurich, since 2015; CEO of ABB AG, Germany, 2011– 2014; Chief Technology Officer of ABB Group, Zurich, 2005 – 2011; Head of ABB Automation GmbH Germany, 2003 – 2005; Head of the Industrial Division of ABB Switzerland, 2001 – 2002 and Head of ABB Corporate Research Limited, Switzerland 1999 – 2001.

Previous operational activities for the Metall Zug Group:


Activities in governing and supervisory bodies:

Several mandates in companies within the ABB Group.