ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, today announced the appointment of Ganesh Aiyer to Vice President of Sales Operations in North America. In his new role on the North America Operations leadership team, Ganesh will be responsible for the overall productivity and effectiveness of the North America sales operations organization and the deployment of commercial programs.
"Schneider Electric maintains a company-wide commitment to infusing fresh, innovative thinking into its leadership teams to ensure the growth and sustainability of our business," said Tony Wells, Senior Vice President, Marketing, North America Operations, Schneider Electric. "Ganesh Aiyer leading our North America sales operations team represents our continued effort to maximizing innovation at every level of the organization to better serve our customers."
Ganesh will work closely with Schneider Electric's marketing and sales management teams to ensure the sales organization's efficient operation. He will also have direct oversight of sales processes and system investments. Ganesh joins Schneider Electric from Dell, where he held multiple leadership and executive roles in sales operations, field sales, sales engineering, inside sales and mergers and acquisitions.
"With today's increasing speed of business and heightened competitive landscape, corporate interactions with customers and prospects require a dynamic, innovative approach," closed Wells. "I look forward to adding Ganesh's 20-plus years of industry experience to our executive leadership team in North America, as we remain focused on building a nimbler operation that can better adapt to the changing needs of our customer base."
About Schneider Electric
Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of $26 billion US dollars (25 billion euros) in FY2016, our 144,000 employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. Our connected technologies reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives. At Schneider Electric, we call this Life Is On.
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