Global specialist in energy management and automation Schneider Electric on Wednesday announced the appointment of Meenu Singhal as the VP of its Industry business.
In his new role, Singhal will be responsible for accelerating Schneider Electric’s growth of the business with a focus on automation of industries and will drive the push for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platform across businesses for building greater efficiencies.
However, Singhal’s joining comes at an exciting time in industrial automation, with the IIoT offering unprecedented possibilities of building efficiencies across an entire system of an industrial operation.
Schneider Electric is at the forefront of this technology wave with its cutting-edge solutions and Innovation at Every Level- which is being delivered through EcoStruxure™, an IoT-enabled, open and interoperable system architecture and platform for plants and machines.
“Meenu joins us at a time when businesses are looking at leveraging the Make in India campaign to develop India as a hub of global manufacturing-Meenu’s immense experience will facilitate and front end delivery from our businesses to this critical requirement in the market,” said MD and country president, Schneider Electric India, Anil Chaudhry.
With a rich experience of over 26 years in the field of automation, Meenu Singhal believes that Schneider Electric is uniquely positioned as a global leader in automation industry.
“It is our focus as a team is to ensure business continuity and value creation through innovative offerings. I look forward to bringing in my experience on board at Schneider Electric to take the business forward,” said Singhal.
“I am excited to take over as a leader of Industry and Automation at a time when businesses are looking at leveraging technology to automate and drive serious efficiencies in business,” added Singhal.