Claudio Fayad serves as vice president of technology of Emerson’s Process Systems and Solutions business. Prior to this role, Claudio held a variety of positions within Emerson from sales and marketing director to vice president of software. He joined Emerson as director of Process Systems and Solutions in May of 2006 based in Brazil. Before Emerson, he started his career with Smar in 1995 as systems engineer and progressed through various roles of sales. Claudio served as the global engineering sales director in his last role with Smar. Claudio holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Universidade Estadual de Campinas and a master’s degree in business administration from Northwestern University.