2021 - AVEVA PI World 2021
Your Roadmap to Operational Excellence
Rapid shifts in feed costs, supply chains, and customer demand require agile and reliable operations to drive sustainable and profitable operations. Join Rob McGreevy, Senior VP Operations Portfolio, who will walk you through our roadmap and how end-to-end visibility of your operations lifecycle enhanced with AI-infused insights and a connected workforce will enable you to break down data silos, facilitate collaboration and capture market opportunities.
Rob was appointed Executive Vice President of the Operations Business for AVEVA in April 2021. Rob has over 25 years of experience working in the industrial software business with a focus on manufacturing and infrastructure, serving end-markets such as power, water, food, beverage, pharmaceutical, and oil and gas. He has extensive experience in product and business management, M&A, sales, and marketing, and is named in over 28 software and technology patents. Rob first joined the business in 2007 (then part of Invensys) and remained with the company through several transitions including the sale to Schneider Electric and its eventual spinoff and merger with AVEVA. Since joining the company, Rob has had multiple roles including Product Marketing, Portfolio Management, Industry Solutions, and Business Unit Management. In 2018, Rob took on the portfolio and strategy role for the combined AVEVA business, and in 2019 took on an expanded role as Head of Corporate Strategy and M&A.
Ronan de Hooge
Rónán de Hooge leads technology strategy and execution for AVEVA s Information Management business unit, reflecting the strategic importance of the PI System and related products in the company s market-leading portfolio. He joined the executive leadership team as part of the AVEVA-OSIsoft integration in 2021.
As the son of an administrator who helped manage one of the first PI System deployments in Europe, you might say Rónán grew up with the technology. His own work as a process engineer in the mining industry led to an opportunity to join OSIsoft as a software developer in 2001.
He took on numerous leadership roles over his 20-year OSIsoft career, helping to drive the embrace of cloud computing, microservices architecture, agile development and a unique model of guild engineering that has fueled collaboration, transparency and innovation. He is a champion of diversity to improve equity, inclusion and better software, and in the power of data to drive a more sustainable future.
Rónán holds a B.Eng. in Chemical Engineering from University College, Dublin.