Rajesh Ramachandran is Chief Digital Officer, ABB Process Automation & Head of the Group's ABB Ability™ platform. In this role, Rajesh leads the digital vision, strategy, platform engineering, thought leadership, and execution of ABB’s digital portfolio and business growth to move up in the customer’s value chain - thereby addressing the needs of digitalization and Industry 4.0 to bring immense value to customers.
With over 28 years of experience in technology, product, business, industry domain and organizational leadership, Rajesh has built and transformed world-class multinational organizations, COEs and R&D centers. His international leadership experience across India, USA, Europe, Middle East and Asia Pacific includes stints with leading multinational corporations, where he has strategized, innovated and delivered successful software products & industry-rich technology solutions. He has been highly successful in transforming businesses to IP & platform-led nonlinear profitable growth organizations. Rajesh's primary strength lies in leading the build of successful and award-winning platforms, products & solutions with a hybrid product strategy model that taps the best of business-driven technology innovation and technology-driven business innovation.