Executive Profile

Keith Nosbusch

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer

Keith Nosbusch was appointed chief executive officer of Rockwell Automation in February 2004. He is also the chairman of the company’s board of directors.

Prior to this appointment, Nosbusch served as the president of Rockwell Automation Control Systems and an officer of the corporation, positions he held since November 1998. Nosbusch's career began in 1974 when he joined Allen-Bradley as an application engineer, and since then he has had numerous positions of increasing responsibility.

Nosbusch earned a bachelor's degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a master's degree in business administration from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

Nosbusch is a director of The Manitowoc Company and serves as a director or member of a number of business, civic and community organizations.