Schneider Electric has appointed Olivier Blum as the new Executive Vice-President of its Energy Management Business, effective from April 1, 2022.
Olivier began his career at Schneider Electric in 1993 in his home country France. He has been living and working in Asia for the last two decades, where he has held lead leadership positions as the Regional Head of Strategy for China and the Regional Managing Director for India, before taking on the global role of Executive Vice-President for the Home & Distribution Division based in Hong Kong. In 2014, he joined Schneider Electric’s Executive Committee as the company’s Chief Human Resources Officer.
In his new role, Olivier will be responsible for Schneider Electric’s full Energy Management portfolio of world-leading technologies, software and services, championing “Electricity 4.0” as the fastest route to a net zero world that is more electric and more digital.