Erik oversees the day to day operations of a team of sustainability consultants, focused on delivering strategic support, value creation, and innovation in the areas of energy and sustainability. This team works to develop and report greenhouse gas, water and waste inventories, implements supply chain sustainability assessments, strategies, and programs. Erik joined Schneider September 2010.
Prior to joining Schneider Electric, Erik worked in Corporate Sustainability for an international electric utility company as an Environmental and Climate Protection Manager in Germany, Here, he secured their listing in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) and the Carbon Disclosure Project's (CDP) CDLI rankings, as well as leading a worldwide employee awareness program. He has also previously worked for the military as an Environmental Engineer in air, storm water, and solid waste management, as well as overseeing an ISO14001 program.
Erik holds a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Louisville.