This excerpt taken from the ABB 20-F filed Apr 19, 2006.
Samir Brikho was appointed executive committee member responsible for our Power Systems Division in January 2006. From 2003 to 2005 he was the CEO of ABB Lummus Global. From 1999 to 2003 he held various roles in Alstom and from 1983 to 1999 he held various positions in ABB. Mr. Brikho is a Swedish citizen.