ABB announced today that Maria Varsellona, General Counsel & Company Secretary and Member of the Executive Committee, will leave the company to become Chief Legal Officer of the global consumer brands company Unilever as of April 1, 2022. Her successor will be announced in due course.
“We wish Maria all the best in her future professional and private endeavors,” said CEO Björn Rosengren. “Since joining ABB in 2019, Maria has strengthened the legal team and its capabilities, as well as successfully aligning it with ABB’s decentralized operating model. Furthermore, she has helped to install the highest ethical standards as part of our corporate culture and roll out a new group-wide code of conduct.”
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