Emerson Automation Solutions
Vidya Ramnath is responsible for the Emerson Automation Solutions organization serving the Middle East and Africa. Vidya has been a significant contributor for Emerson over the past 24 years. She started her career in Rosemount operations and spent several years in Rosemount, Flow and Plantweb Solutions & Services business units where she held various positions of increasing responsibilities and functions. Vidya led a Global Pervasive Sensing Center of Excellence in Singapore, which showcased engineering solutions to help industrial plants operate more efficiently, reliably and safely. Most recently, Vidya was Vice President, Emerson Automation Solutions Asia Pacific, heading up Rosemount Measurement & Analytical based in Singapore, she and her team were responsible for the strong growth of Emerson’s wireless business in Asia Pacific. Vidya successfully engineered a larger and more cohesive presence for the Instrumentation business units across the Asia Pacific region. She formed and led the Project Management Engineering Teams in Singapore, India and China and led the development of Asia Pacific Application Specialist Teams.
Vidya holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a Master of Sciences in Industrial Engineering. She is passionate about mentoring young Leaders and is a MEA voice in the Emerson Automation Solutions Diversity Council.