Guido Jouret, is the Chief Digital Officer of ABB. He leads the next level of development and deployment of ABB’s digital solutions for customers globally and across all businesses. Guido is a United States and Belgium citizen, with long experience in Silicon Valley. His most recent role at Cisco was as General Manager of the Internet of Things business unit, which aims to connect billions of devices to the internet across a wide range of industries. Prior to that, he was Chief Technology Officer and General Manager of Cisco’s Emerging Technologies Group, a unit responsible for incubating new businesses. Under his leadership, the team created nine internal start-ups, including those, which became Cisco’s TelePresence and Internet of Things groups. Guido has a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and a PhD in Computer Science from Imperial College, London.