Group Vice President
Heather Cykoski, Group Vice President, leads ABB’s efforts to accelerate new growth. Responsible for developing, implementing, and managing the relationship and total business acquisition of ABB worldwide and leading the global Engineering, Procurement, and Construction Industry business. A passionate global business leader with 20+ years of international experience leading multi-divisional, multi-cultural teams in the energy value chain. Joining in 2005, Heather has served as North American Manager for British Petroleum and Shell. In 2007 she was named Vice President, Group Accounts working with The Dow Chemical Company, successfully executing chemical plants and new investments in Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and North America. In 2010, she led ABB’s partnership with Dow Chemical and Saudi Aramco’s joint venture, in Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia. A partner from concept through the lifecycle. Later in 2012, she managed Group Strategic Project investments including East Africa’s liquid natural gas and North America’s gulf coast chemical and liquid natural gas investments. Gamechanger Progress Champion Award 2022, WeQual The Americas 2021 Leadership Excellence. 2021 Global Leader of Influence, World Affairs. Advancing Women in Energy 2021 Cohort. Name 10 Most Aspiring Women Leaders of 2021. Named 10 Most Influential Women in Technology 2020. Society of Women’s Engineers (SWE) Executive. SWE Local Raleigh Chapter Keynote. Mozambique, Africa Doyenne Initiative Chair. Global Women’s Forum for Economy & Society, Paris France. Member of Texas A&M Alumni and Society of Petroleum Engineers. Aspen Institute of Economy, Society and Environment delegate. Encompass D&I Chairman and Division Board Member. ISA Training Institute: Raleigh, NC - Industrial Processes, Measurement, and Control. Serves on the Board of Pinehurst. Serves on the Board of World Affairs Forum, American Heart Association, and Advisor of Viega. Heather resides in Houston, Texas with her husband and two daughters.