Siemens Energy and Automation, Inc. (SE&A) announced the appointment of Dennis Sadlowski as CEO, effective July 1. As part of his new responsibilities, Sadlowski will lead the Power Distribution & Controls Division (PD&C) of SE&A with the Apparatus, Controls and Residential Business Units all reporting to him.
Sadlowski joined Siemens in July 2000 as the vice president and general manager of the Electrical Apparatus Business Unit in Norcross, Ga. He has spent the last three years in Germany as the head of Automation & Drives Sensor Business.
“We are glad to welcome Dennis back to our leadership team as he brings with him a strong market orientation and a comprehensive knowledge of the power distributions markets,” said Aubert Martin, president and CEO, Siemens Energy and Automation. “He has a solid understanding of Siemens’ global automation strategy and has built a network of support that will enable him to lead PD&C forward with strong customer orientation and commitment to operational excellence.”
Sadlowski holds a master’s degree in business administration from Seattle University and a bachelor’s degree in chemical and nuclear engineering from the University of California at Berkeley. Prior to joining SE&A, he served as vice president and general manager of Thomas & Betts. Sadlowski began his career at GE, where he held positions of increasing responsibility over a 10-year period.