RAFAEL PANIAGUA MERCHÁN
Senior experienced leader as CEO/President in the Power, Automation and Manufacturing industries, leading global operations in multiple continents (Europe, North America and South America).
His has deep knowledge in the Energy, Infrastructure and Industrial segments, working alongside global customers. Rafael has developed solid expertise in renewable energies development, energy efficiency, e-mobility, power generation, transmission, distribution, automation and robotic businesses.
Accounting & Marketing Management. Mechanical Engineering - The University of Sheffield (UK). School of Management (MBA)
Member of the Board of Director Program. IESE Business School Universidad de Navarra.
Executive Program. YPO Young Presidents Organization. Presidents´ Program HBS – Harvard Business School.
Senior Management Program (PADE)- IESE Business School Universidad de Navarra.
Senior Leadership Program. IMD – Lausanne – Switzerland.
President and CEO ABB Brazil. Member of the ABB American Region Leadership Team.
Head of the Power Business in Spain and Portugal.
Member of the Global BU Transformers Management Team.
Group Vice President - Head of the Global Business of Power Transformers in ABB Group
Group Vice President - Head of the Global Product Group Dry Transformers - ABB Group
General Manager at ABB Inc (USA) - ABB Group
United States of America (US)
Mining and Energy