ABB Ltd. Designated Chief Executive Officer Ulrich Spiesshofer

ABB Ltd. Designated Chief Executive Officer Ulrich Spiesshofer

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ABB Ltd. designated Chief Executive Officer Ulrich Spiesshofer takes the helm on Sept. 15, only eight years after joining ABB and following 14 years as a consultant with A.T. Kearney and Roland Berger advising automotive, oil, gas, consumer, telecommunications and utility companies.