Aveva, the global leader in industrial software, announces Caspar Herzberg as CEO with a deep understanding of how technology is changing and reshaping industries.
With more than 25 years of software and industry experience, Herzberg drives innovation and drives the responsible use of resources.
Herzberg joins Aveva in 2021 as chief revenue officer and in 2022 as chief operating officer. Aveva was recently acquired by Schneider Electric and as CEO of Aveva, he will also be a member of Schneider Electric’s Executive Committee.
Prior to joining Aveva, Herzberg led all aspects of Schneider Electric’s business in more than 80 countries as President Middle East and Africa. He started his business career at Accenture’s London office and has worked extensively on digital transformation for the global energy industry. At Cisco, Herzberg led sales and services for more than a decade, developing smart city strategies, technology innovations, and business master plans for the private and public sectors in China, Asia, Japan, Australia, the United States, and Europe.
Herzberg succeeds Peter Herweck, who will become Schneider Electric’s CEO on May 4, 2023.
“It is an honor to succeed Peter Herweck, who has led the company through a period of transformation and renaissance,” said Herzberg. Combined. We are now one of the world’s top industrial software providers, trusted by more than 90% of industrial companies, from energy, water and food to manufacturing, pharmaceuticals and smart cities. We plan to integrate data, AI-infused applications The program creates value for customers, accelerates their cloud journey, and provides software as a service (SaaS) to reduce total cost of ownership.
“My vision for the future is a fully connected world where industrial teams use integrated data to collaborate outside their own four walls. Together with suppliers, partners and customers they discover new synergies, reduce waste and create New opportunities. At Aveva, we are uniquely positioned to help our customers thrive in this new connected industrial economy. I look forward to working with our talented team to help our customers design better and work more efficiently. operations and address the most critical challenges facing industry, infrastructure and the planet.” — trade arab news agency