Asea Brown Boveri
|Type||Public (SIX: CH0012221716CHF1, OMX: ABB, NYSE: ABB)|
|Industry||Power technology, Industrial Automation|
|When it was created||1988 through merger of ASEA (1883) of Sweden and Brown, Boveri & Cie (1891) of Switzerland|
|Key people||Joe Hogan CEO|
|Money earned||$31.8 billion USD (2009)|
ABB Group is a power and automation company based in Zürich, Switzerland. It is one of the world's largest engineering multinationals with operations in around 100 countries. The company has five divisions: Power Products, Power Systems, Discrete Automation & Motion, Low Voltage Products and Process Automation.