Jeff Drees was appointed president of TAC in the Americas region.

TAC, Dallas, a provider of building automation, security systems and energy services, appointed Jeff Drees as president of TAC in the Americas region and executive vice president of TAC AB. Drees will be responsible for strategic planning and management for the performance and growth of the company in North, Central and South America.

“Jeff joined TAC in 2001 and has served our company in several roles, including vice president of the Partners division, of Energy Solutions Sales and most recently, of Systems Integration, Central,” said Arne Frank, chief executive officer of TAC AB.

With more than 80 years of experience in the HVAC, building automation and security arenas, TAC employs more than 7,500 people worldwide, with partners and branches in 80 countries. TAC’s parent company, Schneider Electric, is a power and control specialist with 112,000 employees worldwide and operations in 190 countries.