Dr. Alexander Horch

Vice President Research, Development & Product Management, HIMA Group

Alexander Horch (M.Sc. Engineering Cybernetics, 1996; PhD Automatic Control, 2000) worked as Principal Scientist at ABB Corporate Research and held different management roles in the areas of process control systems and industrial automation as well as Industrial Internet for ABB Germany and Switzerland. He is a Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Certified Automation Professional (CAP) of the ISA. His R&D work was complemented by publications and seminars. Since 2016, been the Vice President Development at HIMA Group, a leading supplier of safety-related automation for process industry and rail applications.