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Christopher Ganz

Group Vice President Service R&D

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WHO IS Christopher Ganz

Christopher Ganz is responsible in ABB to increase service awareness in research and development. After studying electrical engineering at ETH in Zurich and a PhD degree in control, he held various R&D positions in ABB’s power plant control unit. Later he was responsible for the corporate research program in “Control & Optimization”. In his current role as Group VP for Service R&D located at ABB’s headquarters in Zurich, Christopher Ganz is leading cross-division projects in the area of service technologies, which includes remote services, and IoT initiatives.


ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in electrification products, robotics and motion, industrial automation and power grids, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing more than a 125-year history of innovation, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization and driving the Energy and Fourth Industrial Revolutions. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 132,000 employees.

Address: Affolternstrasse 44 - Zurich - 8050 (Switzerland)
Website: www.abb.com
Phone: +41 43 317 5792

My Sessions

Innovating experiences: IoT & VR


Driving guest experiences to the next level: innovative, technology-rich and customer centric  (Luca Pronzati) How ABB is driving Innovation thanks to Digital & IoT ( Christopher Ganz) New customer touchpoints in action: Creating shopping experiences with Mixed Virtual Reality ( Andreas Rudl)