Alain Dedieu

President, Water & Waste Water Segment, Industrial Automation Business, Schneider Electric

Alain Dedieu, Schneider Electric

Alain is responsible for building the water segment’s strategy for sustainable growth and to ensure its future efficiency and resiliency.

At Schneider, Alain has a rich experience in driving business and technology adoption globally and in integrating automation and digitization for manufacturing industries. Prior to this, Alain was Schneider’s Senior Vice President of Industrial Control and Drives, responsible for building and deploying both strategy and technology roadmaps. When based in Shanghai, Alain was also responsible for developing Schneider’s smart factory program in China.

Prior to his current position, he was Head of Strategy for the Industrial Automation Business.
Alain’s thirty-year career at Schneider includes commercial and offer development positions for the industrial automation business and various operational roles both in the USA and Asia.
Alain graduated with a Master’s degree in Electronics and Electric Engineering from the Ecole Spéciale des Travaux Publics de Paris.