Farokh is Vice President of the Partner Projects and Power solutions businesses for Schneider Electric Australia. He is passionate about the progress of the electrical and automation industry and the role it plays in enriching and reshaping the future of the built environment. He is a strong advocate of ‘digitizing and connecting power’ to enhance safety, availability and efficiency for businesses and individuals.
He is customer-centric, loves coaching, building and leading diverse teams and immerses himself in new technology. He is a committed, empathetic and strategic leader experienced in driving sustainable business growth by challenging the status-quo, deploying new business models and building strong partnerships.
Farokh has over 20 years experience in the Electrical and Automation Industry working across commercial buildings, datacentres and industrial infrastructure. He started his career as an Electrical engineer in Mumbai, India, after which he worked in the US, Canada and now calls Australia home. He has held various positions across design & development, marketing, sales and general management.