Stuart Cowie
Stuart Cowie is the head of ABB Australia’s Industrial Automation Process Industries business, where he oversees ABB’s automation and electrical solutions across industries such as mining, metals production, pulp and paper, and cement. Stuart joined ABB in 1998. In 2002, he was appointed General Manager of Industrial Automation in New Zealand before moving to Australia in 2012 to take on the role of Service Manager for the Process Automation before being appointed to head the Process Industries business in 2016. Stuart has over 35 years experience in the paper, metals and mining industry and through this time he has been involved with sales, service and project management of automation and electrification projects. Stuart holds a Higher Diploma in Electrical Engineering from Witwatersrand Technikon in South Africa; a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of South Africa; and earned his MBA from the University of Auckland in New Zealand.


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