Robert Sorbet

Robert has 40 years in the electrical industry. He started as an electricians helper and has advanced to present position of sales in the engineering market. He graduated with Associated Degree’s in Electrical Construction Technology and Business Administration from Delgado Community College in New Orleans. He spent 10 years in commercial electrical contracting market working as an electrician in the Greater New Orleans area. During this time he passed his electrical contracting exam. In 1988 he started work with Brown & Root Engineering and Construction (currently KBR) in the industrial Petro/Chemical market. He worked in various departments including construction, estimating, QA/QC, materials and procurement. In 1998 he advanced to Electrical Commodity Manager Electrical and worked on various global commodity agreements including a master agreement for Cable Tray. After working on various overseas projects he changed focus by leaving the company to work for an electrical distributor in sales. He spent 2 years working for WESCO in Dubai with a focus on Iraq and Afghanistan reconstruction. He currently works for TEC Sales covering the engineering market.