Robert Paiva was appointed Operations Manager for the Process Analytics Business Segment for Siemens Industry, Inc. in January 2009. He is responsible for the planning, organizing, and directing of all activities of the Process Analytics operations facilities in Bartlesville, Oklahoma and Houston, Texas. Process Analytics manufactures precision analytical solutions globally for all major industries to promote optimization, safety compliance, and improving customer profitability.

Mr. Paiva joined Siemens in 2007 as the Plant Manager of the Bartlesville, Oklahoma facility. Before joining Siemens, he began his career at Eaton Corporation in 1989 holding various positions in operations, procurement, marketing, and sales. In 2004, Mr. Paiva joined Ametek as the Director of Operations for Chandler Engineering and was responsible for all operations supporting the process analytics business.

Mr. Paiva was born in Bitburg, Germany and raised in Euless, Texas and Tulsa, Oklahoma. He received his bachelors degree in Industrial Engineering from Oklahoma State University in 1988, a masters degree in Business Administration from Oklahoma City University in 1994, and an executive masters degree from the University of Illinois in 2002.