Vice President, Cooling Business - Schneider Electric

Anne-Marie Gignac is the Vice President, Cooling Business for Schneider Electric. Schneider Electric technologies ensure that “Life is On” everywhere, for everyone and at every moment. Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management with €23.6 billion in sales in 2013, 150,000+ employees in more than 100 countries and with 43% of revenue in new economies.

Anne-Marie is responsible for establishing the strategic direction of the Cooling business in Data Center as well as Non-IT applications for Schneider Electric. Her expertise is in the development of integrated architectures that improve availability and efficiency, are easy to manage and adapted to fast changing IT landscapes.

Prior to joining Schneider Electric in 2008, Anne-Marie has held senior leadership roles involved mainly in the IT industry since 2000 in positions directly interfacing with customers.

Anne-Marie’s experience is contributing to the Innovation, Development and Marketing of the Cooling offer focused on solving real customer problems.

Anne-Marie holds a Bachelor in Sciences from the University of Montreal and a Bachelor in Engineering from Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal as well as a Post-Graduate Degree in Engineering Management from the University of Sherbrooke.