Aaron Aleithe has been named Vice President and General Manager of Low-Voltage Drives at ABB Inc., Automation Products. The Low Voltage Drives Business Unit is based in New Berlin, Wisconsin. Aleithe fills the position Hepperla held before his recent promotion to division manager.
In his new role, Aleithe will be responsible for the continued growth and strategic business development of low voltage drives in the U.S. market. He also will serve as a member of the ABB Global LV Drives Business Unit team, and as a member of the North America Automation Products Division management team.
Aleithe joined ABB in 2005 as vice president of business development for ABB's global Medium Voltage Drives business. He was promoted to vice president and general manager for the Medium Voltage Drives business in North America in 2006. Additionally, he was named general manager for the Medium Voltage Motors and Low Voltage Motors businesses in North America.
For more information, visit www.abb.com.