Brian Shepherd

Brian leads strategy, product management and product development for Rockwell Automation's portfolio of control and visualization software and hardware, information software and network and security infrastructure.

Brian has extensive experience in the industrial software space. Most recently, he was president of production software and smart factory solutions for Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. Before that, he was a long-time senior executive at PTC.

Brian has strong technical expertise in design, simulation, manufacturing planning and execution, process and quality data analytics. He earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan, Dearborn.