Michael Train became president of Emerson in October 2018. In this role, he drives the company’s focus on software and digital technology development, major investments, international growth and global shared service organizations. In addition, he serves as chairman of Emerson Automation Solutions, continuing the automation leadership he brought to his previous position as executive president of Emerson Automation Solutions. From April 2016 until these recent appointments, Train served as executive president of Emerson’s Automation Solutions business, managing strategy and operations for one of the company’s two business platforms. In this role, he led initiatives to help industrial customers enhance their operations to achieve Top Quartile performance. In 2016, he was also named to Emerson’s Office of the Chief Executive which helps develop and guide the company’s global business strategies. He will continue to serve on this company leadership team in his new roles.