Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Michele Hix has been appointed Vice President, Western Partner Sales for Schneider Electric AG. Hix joins Schneider from the General Electric Company, where she served as Director, Strategic Accounts, West. Hix has more than 25 years of commercial leadership experience in the electrical products and lighting industry. Before joining GE, she served in a variety of sales leadership roles with Royal Philips. Michele began her career with Amtech Lighting Services. Hix attended Arizona State University.
Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation. With revenues of €25 billion in FY2014, its 170,000 employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable. From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, Schneider’s technology, software and services improve the way customers manage and automate their operations. The company’s connected technologies will reshape industries, transform cities and enrich lives.