Jubaili Bros, a leading provider of energy solutions in the Middle East, Africa and Asia, has announced the appointment of Dr Marcus Schumacher as Group CEO.

Marcus has more than 25 years of global experience across multiple industries. At Johnson Controls, he was global vice-president product management and engineering, & general manager EMEA industrial refrigeration products after heading Johnson Controls’ Building Technology Group in the Middle East for more than three years.

Prior to Johnson Controls, he had been general manager Middle East, North Africa and India for Eaton’s Oil & Gas electrical and process instrumentation business and had been head of technology for Aixtron.

Marcus received his master’s degree in electrical engineering and a PhD in Material Science, both from RWTH Aachen, a leading University in Germany and attended several executive leadership programs at Wharton Business School and Rice University in the USA.

Commenting on his appointment Dr Marcus Schumacher stated, “I am truly excited to join a team of highly talented professionals in power generation, and emerging solar sector having a history of more than 40 years in this diverse region.”

Ramzi Jubaili, co-founder and chairman of the board, added, “We are excited to bring new talents into our organisation to help us continue with our successful journey in supporting our customers by further enhancing our portfolio towards services and solutions in the energy sector whilst expanding our geographical footprint across the region.”

“With an extensive corporate background we are confident that Marcus will further build our success in delivering technology leading power solutions making people’s lives safer and more comfortable” commented Maher Jubaili, co-founder and vice-chairman of the board.