Bob Dixon is responsible to create and lead the Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Center of Competence. This includes strategy, market, business and portfolio development, staff recruitment and management, and profit and loss for this newly developing business for the Building Technologies Division of Siemens Industry, Inc. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Efficiency Valuation Organization (EVO), and previously served on the Board of Directors for the National Association of State Energy Officials (NASEO), the Board of Directors and Vice President for the Energy Services Coalition, the Industry First-Vice Chair for the Alliance to Save Energy (ASE), and is a past president of National Association of Energy Service Companies (NAESCO).His previous roles included: Head of Enterprise Sales and Industry Affairs, Building Performance & Sustainability, for the Building Technologies Division of Siemens Industry, Inc.; Global Head of Efficiency & Sustainability, Vice President, and Senior Advisor to the Management Board for the International Headquarters of the Building Technologies Division of Siemens; Senior Vice President, Global Head, Energy and Environmental Solutions, with worldwide P&L responsibilities. In addition, he served as the Industry Member on the Buildings and Appliances Task Force under the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California, and is a graduate of the Minnesota Executive program at the University of Minnesota. He was commissioned and served as an officer in the California National Guard.