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Emily Heitman, VP Energy, US & Canada, Schneider Electric


Emily Heitman has led a dynamic career in the Energy Industry, specifically with electrical manufacturers of Medium and High voltage equipment. Prior to joining Schneider Electric as the VP of Energy for North America, she held various positions at ABB, Inc and Cooper Power Systems.  She has managed global teams within Strategy, Operations, and Marketing.  In early 2017, Emily was named Vice President of Energy for the United States and Canada.  In this critical role, she drives the line of business for the Energy Division in North America. 

Before taking the Energy lead at Schneider Electric, Emily was Vice President of Global Marketing and Sales for Distribution Transformers at ABB, Inc.  In that role, she drove sales growth, global team realignment, and new product launch execution.  In her career, she has overseen commercial organizations, international sourcing initiatives, and manufacturing operations.

Emily testified in front of the U.S. Congress Energy Committee on behalf of the National Electrical Manufactures Association as a Power Transformer industry expert.  Emily holds a BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Auburn University and an MBA from Marquette University. 

Emily Heitman is currently based out of Nashville, TN.