ABB - ABB Ltd

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ABB Ltd

Affolternstrasse 44
Zurich 8050
Switzerland
41 43 317 71 11
http://new.abb.com

SectorIndustrials
IndustryDiversified Industrials
Full Time Employees134,800

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Ulrich SpiesshoferPres & CEON/AN/A1964
Mr. Timo J. IhamuotilaExec. VP & CFON/AN/A1966
Ms. Diane de Saint VictorGen. Counsel, Company Sec. and Heal of Legal & IntegrityN/AN/A1955
Mr. Jean-Christophe DeslarzesChief HR OfficerN/AN/A1963
Mr. Greg ScheuPres of Americas Region and Head of Group Service & Bus. IntegrationN/AN/A1961
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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.

Description

ABB Ltd manufactures and sells electrification, robotics and motion, industrial automation, and power grid products worldwide. Its Electrification Products segment provides modular substation packages, distribution automation products, circuit breakers, measuring and sensing devices, control products, wiring accessories, enclosures and cabling systems, and intelligent home and building solutions. This segment serves building, data center, rail, wind and solar, food and beverage, marine, and oil and gas industries. The company's Robotics and Motion segment offers robotics, motors, generators, drives, wind converters, components and systems for railways and related services, and digital services for applications in industries, transportation and infrastructure, and utilities. This segment serves machinery manufacturers, process industries, hybrid and batch manufacturers, transportation equipment manufacturers, discrete manufacturing companies, utilities, and customers in the automotive industry. Its Industrial Automation segment provides process and discrete control solutions, advanced process control software and manufacturing execution systems, sensing, measurement and analytical instrumentation and solutions, electric ship propulsion systems, machine and factory automation solutions, and turbochargers, as well as remote monitoring, preventive maintenance, and cybersecurity services. This segment serves companies in the oil and gas, minerals and mining, metals, pulp and paper, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, power generation, and marine industries. The company's Power Grids segment offers turnkey grid integration, transmission systems, and substation solutions; transformers; and circuit breakers, switchgear, and capacitors. This segment serves transmission and distribution operators and owners, as well as utilities and industrial, transportation, and infrastructure customers. ABB Ltd was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.

Corporate Governance

ABB Ltd’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.