ABB with new managing director in China

ABB has appointed Zhiqiang Zhang as new Managing Director for China. Zhang succeeds Dr. Chunyuan Gu, who.........

has previously held this role in addition to his duties as Chairman of ABB China and President of the AMEA region (Asia, Middle East and Africa). The appointment will take effect on 1 October 2018.

Gu, remains Chairman of ABB China and also President of the EMEA region.

Zhang comes from Sandvik to ABB, where he was responsible for the Asia / Pacific region, and was president of Sandvik China. Previously he was with Nokia Siemens Networks and Siemens VDO.

Zhang reports to Gu and will be based in Beijing.