Luke Baker has held various strategic and leadership positions over his career within Siemens Energy. Currently he is the Vice President of Power Generation. In this role, he has responsibilities of Siemens’ gas turbines and power solutions. His expertise covers industrial, commercial and institution CHP and distributed energy projects, and as well as the utility scales power plants. His regional responsibility spans the United States and Canada. Prior to that, Mr. Baker has developed and negotiated many winning long term service agreements for energy customers. He has extensive know-how in crafting customized long term service programs that fit customers’ operational and maintenance needs. Prior to his career at Siemens, Mr. Baker served as an intelligence officer in the US Army (Captain). He and his family reside in Orlando, Florida.
In food and beverage production, consistency—in quality, output, costs, regulatory compliance and sustainability—is everything. Variability in any of these areas can bedevil process engineers and, if inadequately mitigated or remediated, can torpedo a producer’s bottom-line.