Eric Elzvik

Swiss / Swedish

Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Executive Committee,
ABB Ltd.


Eric Elzvik is serving as Group Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Executive Committee of ABB Ltd since February 2013.

After graduating from Stockholm School of Economics , Eric Elzvik started his career at ABB in Sweden in 1984 working in Finance and Controlling functions. In 1987 he moved to Singapore in the role of Regional Controller and Treasurer for ABB South East Asia. After transferring to the headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland at the end of 1989 to be the assistant to the CEO, Eric later held a number of corporate function leadership roles; Merger & Acquisitions, Corporate Development and Global Processes. From 2001 he was the Head of Merger & Acquisitions and New Ventures and as part of this role lead the large divestiture program during the period of crises at ABB (2002-04). In 2006 he became Division CFO of Automation Products Division and in 2010 he transferred to the role as Division CFO the Discrete Automation and Motion Division until moving to the present role in 2013.