Tarak Mehta
Tarak Mehta is the President of the Electrification business and has been a member of ABB’s Group Executive Committee since 2010. He took up his present role in January 2016. The Electrification business delivers safe, smart and sustainable electrification to customers through a market leading portfolio of products, solutions, and services. Tarak Mehta was President of the low voltage division from October 2010 to the end of 2015. Prior to that he held a number of senior management roles including head of ABB’s Transformers business from 2007 to 2010, Product Group Manager, Breakers and Switches in high voltage from 2004 to 2006, and numerous other management positions working in the U.S., Sweden and Switzerland. Before joining ABB in 1998, he worked for nine years at Cooper Power Systems in the U.S. from 1989 to 1997. Tarak has a degree in mechanical engineering from Purdue University obtained in 1989 and an MBA in finance and marketing from the University of Chicago, earned in 2000.


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ABB Electrification business – future direction

ABB Electrification President Tarak Mehta explains how his business is using new technologies to differentiate itself and create value for its stakeholders

ABB’s Mission to Zero; a reality for today

I felt particular pride as we inaugurated ABB‘s first CO2-neutral and energy self-sufficient production site in the world.

The future for mobility will be driven by disruption

I was delighted to take to the stage at last week’s ACW Houston to discuss one of the hottest topics in electrification; the future of mobility.

The road to zero-emission transport

We are well on our way to running the world without consuming the earth.