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Schneider Electric appoints Anshum Jain as the new Vice President of Global Supply Chain in India

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Schneider Electric appoints Anshum Jain

Schneider Electric, a leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, announced the appointment of Anshum Jain as the new Vice President of Global Supply Chain in India. 

Jain brings a wealth of experience to this role, tasked with driving significant advancements in Schneider Electric's supply chain operations within the country.

Who is Anshum Jain?

Anshum Jain is an alumnus of NIT Nagpur with a degree in mechanical engineering, further enriched by a Master’s in Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and an MBA from Wayne State University.


With a robust career spanning 27 years, Jain has held various leadership roles affecting manufacturing, operations, and supply chain management across several global markets.

Before his new role at Schneider Electric, Jain served as Chief Operating Officer at Daimler India Commercial Vehicles, with previous stints at Bosch (India), Cummins (US), MTU Detroit Diesel (US), and Terex (India).

Strategic role and expectations 

In his new capacity, Jain will focus on enhancing Schneider Electric’s supply chain operations and aligning them with global standards to support both domestic and international market growth. His role is crucial as Schneider Electric aims to bolster its logistical frameworks and meet the growing demands of the energy sector.

Leadership comments

Upon announcing the appointment, Deepak Sharma, Zone President, MD & CEO of Schneider Electric, Greater India, expressed his enthusiasm for Jain's leadership capabilities.

“Anshum brings extensive knowledge and experience in the domain which will be crucial as we continue to expand and innovate. His leadership will be invaluable in driving our growth strategy in India and enhancing our global supply chain operations,” Sharma noted.

Reflecting on his new role, Anshum Jain expressed his excitement about joining Schneider Electric. “Joining Schneider Electric is a remarkable opportunity to contribute to a company renowned for its commitment to innovation and sustainability. I look forward to driving the supply chain transformations that will significantly enhance our operational efficiencies and market reach," he said.

Future outlook

With Anshum Jain at the helm of its supply chain division, Schneider Electric is poised to further its mission of seamless energy management and automation solutions across its markets.

His strategic insights are expected to propel the company’s supply chain capabilities to new heights, aligning with its global objectives and commitment to sustainability and innovation.