Senior VP, Hitachi ABB PG
Daniel Assandri is currently Group Senior Vice President, responsible for Large Projects Business Development at Hitachi ABB Power Grids Ltd., reporting to the President and CEO of the Hitachi ABB Power Grids Group, based in Zurich, Switzerland.
Daniel started his international career at Siemens in Germany and has held different senior management positions in Switzerland, Asia and Canada for ABB. Among others, he was Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of ABB Inc. in Canada, and member of the Executive Board of ABB in the Americas region. Daniel served also in China as Senior Vice President responsible for the Power Systems Division in North Asia, overseeing a significant expansion of the business portfolio in the region, and in Malaysia as Managing Director of the ABB Southeast Asia Power Generation Company, based in Kuala Lumpur.