ZURICH May 13 ABB, the world's
biggest supplier of industrial motors and power grids, said its
chief technology officer had decided to leave the company for
The Swiss company said Prith Banerjee, who joined ABB in
2012, would be leaving the firm in the next few weeks and that a
successor would be named in due course.
"Prith has brought new momentum to ABB's research and
development activity," said Chief Executive Joe Hogan. "I regret
Prith's decision to leave the company. I'd like to thank him for
his contribution and wish him all the best for the future."
Banerjee is the third top executive to quit the firm in
recent months. Last Friday ABB said Hogan would be standing down
as CEO for private reasons, while ABB also changed chief
financial officer just three months ago.
(Reporting by Caroline Copley)