President and CEO, Otis
In her 30-plus years in industry, Judy Marks has witnessed technological advances while applying emerging and mature technologies in a way that benefits society. As President and CEO of Otis, Judy is leading the iconic company through a digital and cultural transformation.
Today, Otis is taking its deep knowledge of the hoistway and using it to create digital solutions that serve customers’ needs in an era of intelligent buildings. This includes IoT-based service solutions with proactive data analytics for predictive maintenance; advanced video analytics and dispatching systems to manage varying traffic patterns; and a new generation of elevators that are connected, smarter, data rich, safer, and more efficient and comfortable than ever.
“We are living in revolutionary times as the world is digitally transforming,” she says. “Our 68,000 colleagues are on a journey together into the future. We’re continuing to innovate, to find new business models, to serve customers with excellence and to disrupt ourselves to become an end-to-end enabler of global passenger mobility.”
Judy has held senior leadership roles at three global icons – IBM, Lockheed Martin and Siemens AG. She was serving as CEO of both Siemens USA and Dresser-Rand, a Siemens business, when appointed President of Otis in 2017.
She built her career on a host of challenging assignments, creating solutions for both global customers and government entities. A self-described technology zealot, Judy applies digital technologies and actively uses social media to amplify the reach of her messages. For Judy, leadership is about creating a sense of mission among employees.
“People make a decision every day about what kind of work they’re going to do,” she says. “That’s what I love about Otis people – they know that what we do matters. Across 200 countries and territories, we service 2 million units and touch 2 billion people every day to keep the world moving.”
Judy serves as a Director of Hubbell Inc. She earned a degree in electrical engineering from Lehigh University.
In 2017, Judy was named to the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Technology and received the Excellence in Leadership Award from the International Society of Automation.
President, Asia Pacific
Stéphane de Montlivault is President, Asia Pacific. He is responsible for all Otis business in Asia Pacific, excluding China. Prior to his current role, he held dual executive positions as President, Northeast Asia and President of Nippon Otis Elevator Company.
Stéphane started his career at Otis North America in 1984 where he held several positions in sales, procurement strategy, and finance. In 1989, he relocated from New York to Singapore where he was responsible for financial planning and analysis for the Pacific Asia Operations.
Since his first appointment to the then Otis Pacific Asia Operations in 1989, Stéphane has held country and regional leadership positions spanning the North and South Asia regions. He has been active in the development of Otis business in Asia Pacific and currently is responsible for Otis’s operations covering 25 countries in the region.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from ESDE (Paris) and a Master of Business Administration in marketing and management from the University of Hartford, Connecticut.
President, Nippon Otis
Guillaume Renaud is in charge of all Otis activities in Japan since October 2017, based in Tokyo. Born in Africa and educated in France & Germany, Guillaume lived in more than 10 countries in Europe, South America, Africa, South East Asia and Australia, before moving to Japan with his family.
An engineer by training, his curiosity and ability to lead through change took him across industries such as Power Stations, Refrigeration, HVAC, Electronic Security and Elevators, and through fast-paced challenges in Project Management, Consulting, Marketing, Aftermarket & General Management. He joined UTC in 2004 and is with Otis since 2016.
Passionate about technology, he sponsored transformative Digital initiatives as Director of Carrier Service Europe, MD of Chubb Delta security in France, and VP Service at Otis France.
Guillaume holds a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering and Power Generation from CentraleSupelec, France and an MBA from INSEAD.