President Process Automation & Member of the Group Executive Committee
Peter Terwiesch was appointed President, Process Automation and member of the Group Executive Committee of ABB, effective January 2015. He joined ABB in 1994 and, among other roles, was head of ABB’s Central Europe region from 2011 to 2014 and ABB’s Chief Technology Officer from 2005 to 2011. Peter Terwiesch serves on the Board of Directors of Metall Zug AG (Switzerland) since 2010 and has been nominated as a Fellow by IFAC, the International Federation of Automatic Control, in 2013. He studied electrical engineering in Karlsruhe and Strasbourg, is an alumnus of Harvard Business School‘s General Manager Program, and holds a PhD from ETH Zurich.