India, Bangalore: ABB India Limited has announced appointment of Sanjeev Sharma as the Managing Director, with effect from January 1, 2016.
Sanjeev Sharma first joined ABB in 1990 and since then has held a number of global senior management roles. He brings extensive experience in industrial automation and electrification across market segments and geographies and has led several successful change management initiatives across global operations, states the company in the press release.
Prior to this appointment, Sanjeev was the global Managing Director for ABB’s Low Voltage Systems business unit, based in Malaysia.
Sanjeev will take over from Bazmi Husain, who had been leading ABB in India since 2011. As previously reported by Transformers Magazine, Bazmi will move on to take over the role as global Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for ABB Group.