Gareth O’Reilly is the Zone President for Schneider Electric, Australia & New Zealand. Gareth joined Schneider Electric in 2010 as Regional Manager for their Buildings Business based in Victoria before moving into the position of Vice President for the Buildings Business Australia, in 2011 where he has achieved significant success.  Gareth, Irish by birth and calling Australia home, has enjoyed an extensive and international career within the energy & software industry, gaining experience in Europe, South East Asia and Australia. Prior to joining Schneider Electric, Gareth enjoyed roles with Alcatel, Invensys & PowerOne in the telecommunications, renewable energy and energy efficiency sectors.  He has seen lived in Singapore, Hong Kong and Switzerland with roles in operations, marketing, sales and general management. Gareth studied electrical engineering at University College Dublin and latterly Business Administration at Macquarie Graduate School of Management.