Schneider Electric Canada appoints new president
Schneider Electric Canada has appointed Daniel Peloquin as president. Peloquin replaces Gary Abrams, who has been appointed to the position of transformation leader, Schneider Electric North America IT Transformation Initiative. In this role, Abrams will lead the deployment of IT systems in North American manufacturing and warehousing operations.
Peloquin’s background includes executive leadership in general management, engineering, sales, marketing and operations. Joining Schneider Electric in 2010 as vice-president, services & projects, he has experience in leading and managing large teams of people for global organizations in the electrical industry. Daniel graduated from the École Polytechnique de Montréal with a Bachelor of Engineering Degree, majoring in power systems. He is a registered Professional Engineer from the Professional Engineers Association in the province of Quebec (Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec).
Before his appointment as president of Schneider Electric Canada in 2003, Gary was vice-president, operations, Schneider Electric Canada and vice-president, operations and services, Schneider Electric Mexico.