Eric Rondolat

Eric Rondolat


Executive Vice President, Chief Executive Officer of Lighting and member of the Executive Committee

Responsibility: Lighting sector

Eric Rondolat began his career in Merlin Gerin in 1990, and from there he started a long-term international career within Schneider Electric in both mature as well as fast developing emerging markets.

From 1990 to 1995, he first held a sales position in Schneider Electric Australia and was marketing manager for a business in Asia, based in Singapore. Between 1995 and 1999, he was the plant manager of the subsidiary "Systèmes Equipements Tableaux BT" in France, and then General Manager of Merlin Gerin Loire from 1999-2001.

From 2001-2003, he was Country Manager of Schneider Electric Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay. Eric moved back to France in 2004 to become Senior Vice President in the Customers and Markets Division of Schneider Electric, responsible for the strategic marketing of panel builders, contractors, electric utilities and building, energy and infrastructure markets.
Between 2006 and 2009, he was Executive Vice President, Power Business Unit at Schneider Electric. In January 2010, Eric Rondolat was appointed Executive Vice-President, Power Asia-Pacific Business for Schneider, based in China.

Mr. Rondolat was born in Morocco in 1966 and has the Italian/French nationality and holds an Engineering degree and a Master degree in International Marketing.