Why people will remain at the heart of the factories of the future
The digitalization of manufacturing can generate significant benefits - but to make the most of the opportunities it presents, businesses need to empower their people.
Peter Herweck is an Industrial Business leader pioneering Industry 4.0, Industrial IoT, Automation and Digitization who will transform the industrial production and disrupt business models.
He is in charge of Schneider Electric’s global Industry Business since 2016 and has extensive experience in Automation, Digitization and Industrial Software. Peter started his career at Mitsubishi in Japan and after joining Siemens held several executive positions in Factory and Process Automation and headed Corporate Strategy. He has an extensive background in executive and senior management positions in Germany, China, US and Japan. Peter holds an M.B.A. from Wake Forest University School of Business and Engineering degrees from Metz University and Saarland University. He is also a Harvard Business School Advanced Management Alumni