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    ABB Ltd. (ABB)

    17.60 Down 0.03(0.17%) Feb 5, 4:02PM EST
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    ABB Ltd.
    Affolternstrasse 44
    Zurich, 8050
    Switzerland - Map
    Phone: 41 43 317 71 11
    Fax: 41 43 317 44 20
    Website: http://www.abb.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Industrial Goods
    Industry:Diversified Machinery
    Full Time Employees:135,800

    Business Summary 

    ABB Ltd provides power and automation technologies for utility and industrial customers worldwide. The company’s Discrete Automation and Motion segment provides motors, generators, variable speed drives, programmable logic controllers, robots and robotics, solar inverters, wind converters, rectifiers, and excitation systems, as well as power quality and protection solutions, electric vehicle fast charging infrastructure solutions, components and subsystems for railways, and related services for discrete automation, process industries, transportation, and utilities. Its Low Voltage Products segment provides protection, control, and measurement for electrical installations; enclosures, switchboards, electronics, and electromechanical devices for industrial machines and plants; products for wiring and cable management, cable protection systems, power connection, and safety; and building control systems for home and building automation. The company’s Process Automation segment develops and sells control and plant optimization systems, automation products and solutions, and industry-specific application services for the oil, gas, petrochemicals, metals and minerals, marine and turbocharging, pulp and paper, chemical and pharmaceuticals, and power industries. Its Power Products segment offers circuit breakers, switchgears, and capacitors, as well as instrument, power, distribution, and traction transformers for electrical and other infrastructure utilities, as well as industrial and commercial customers. The company’s Power Systems segment provides transmission and distribution systems, as well as power plant automation and electrification solutions, including monitoring and control products, software and services, and components for power generation, transmission and distribution utilities, and other infrastructure utilities, as well as other industrial and commercial enterprises. ABB Ltd was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Ulrich Spiesshofer , 52
    Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. Eric Elzvik , 56
    Chief Financial Officer
    Ms. Diane de Saint Victor , 61
    Heal of Legal & Integrity, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. Pekka Tiitinen , 49
    Head of Group Marketing & Sales
    Mr. Jean-Christophe Deslarzes , 53
    Chief HR Officer
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.