Siemens Energy appoints Thorbjörn Fors, Samuel Morillon to new AsiaPac roles
SIEMENS Energy has appointed Thorbjörn Fors as senior vice president of the Asia Pacific region based in Singapore. He succeeds Samuel Morillon who is now vice president of the Pacific sub-region based in Melbourne.
Mr Fors oversees all operational business areas across16 countries out of Singapore. He reports to Siemens Energy executive board member Anne-Laure de Chammard.
“The Asia Pacific region plays a crucial role in the energy transformation,” Mr Fors said. “As we rise to meet the region’s growing appetite for energy, we must harness the momentum for the energy transition to power the shift from coal to gas and renewables. I look forward to being part of this exciting new chapter and working with the people in this diverse region.”
Prior to his current appointment, Mr Fors was based in Finspång, Sweden as EVP of Siemens Energy Industrial Applications Division. Before joining Siemens, Mr Fors held leadership positions at ABB and Alstom.