Caspar Herzberg


President – Middle East and Africa, Schneider Electric

Caspar Herzberg leads Schneider Electric’s Middle East and Africa operation.
Focused on making energy safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable, Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management offering integrated solutions across the Oil and Gas Industry, Utilities & Infrastructure, Industries & Machines Manufacturers, Non-residential Building, Data Centers & Networks and in Residential.

Prior to joining Schneider Electric Caspar Herzberg served as an executive at Cisco Systems and Accenture in Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East. He is the author of ‘Smart Cities, Digital Nations’ published in 2017 and a global thought leader on Smart Cities and the Internet of Things.

He received a Master of Science in International Politics from SOAS, University of London and a Bachelor of Arts in Arabic and Modern Middle Eastern Studies from St. Anne’s College University of Oxford.

Smart Digital Cities have to be designed from the beginning – Infrastructure up and smart services down at the same time
– Caspar Herzberg