Feb 24, 2017 | 2 min read

Schneider Electric grows Digital Transformation Group



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Momenta Partners concludes key IoT leadership placement for Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric, a global leader in sustainable energy management and industrial automation has appointed Paul Anderson as VP Device Intelligence & Devices, following an extensive placement search by Momenta Partners, an Advisory / Executive Search / Ventures practice, hyper focused on cultivating Connected Industry.

Paul Anderson who has held leadership roles at Verisign and Windriver and was mostly recently VP Global Software Platforms at Exosite, brings rare experience of embedded technology and IoT cloud platforms. The position report into Cyril Perducat, EVP of IoT and Digital Transformation and will be responsible for guiding Schneider’s IoT strategy, across all business units and product groups.

“With 27 million serviceable assets, Schneider Electric has a unique ability to develop next-generation platforms, influence technology standards, forge durable business partnerships and define the playing field for the next wave of innovation and adoption. Schneider Electric’s opportunities are abundant, but capturing these opportunities requires not only technical innovation but business model transformation. It is ultimately talent and organizational culture which will drive this change” comments Jonathan Moulton, Managing Partner of Executive Search for Momenta Partners.

About Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is the global leader in sustainable energy management and industrial automation with revenues of $27 billion and operations in more than 100 countries. Placing sustainability is at the very heart of its company strategy, the company leverages its deep expertise in energy management, automation, software and services to develop connected technologies and solutions for managing energy and processes in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable.


Momenta Partners Executive Search is the top retained IoT Executive Search firm, placing exceptional, strategic talent for Fortune 500 leaders and venture-backed innovators. We have successfully completed Board, CEO, CTO, COO, EVP, SVP, VP and Director searches across all functions, within all major vertical markets, and in every continent.

We are proud to support our Connected Industry client with this critical leadership hire.

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