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Supplier Diversity


At Otis, we are committed to creating an inclusive culture that encourages and celebrates the diversity required to innovate, connect, and thrive in a taller, faster, smarter world. We share this commitment with the companies we employ in our supply base. We are committed to spending at least 20% of our U.S. spend with diverse suppliers.

We work to prioritize diversity within our own organization to ensure that our colleagues are representative of the customers and communities we serve – and we seek to do business with suppliers who share this commitment.

Our supplier definition

We define diverse suppliers as suppliers that are at least 51% owned by an individual or group that is underrepresented—minority (MBE), women (WBE), veteran (VBE), LGBTQ+ (LGBTBE), or disability (DOBE)-owned—a small business, and/or operating in an economically disadvantaged location based on U.S. Small Business Administration definitions.

Corporate Membership 

We are also strengthening our relationship with our existing key strategic diverse suppliers by expanding our scope of services and products with them. We are members of organizations such as the National Minority Supplier Development Council, the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council and Disability IN in support of advancing and developing diverse businesses.

Third Party Certification

For inclusion in our supplier diversity program, suppliers must be certified or approved by the following third-party certification agencies:

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Register Your Business

We are the world’s leading maker of people-moving products, driven by the desire to innovate and rooted in a unique 170-year history. We’re proud of our dedication to personal service and solutions shaped by individual needs. Please register your business if you are interested in being considered for future opportunities to partner with Otis

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Tier 2 Program

to the Otis Tier2 Spend Reporting Tool. Otis thanks you for participating in our supplier diversity efforts. We look forward to working with your company to explore better ways to serve our customers, consumers, and communities now and in the future. The Otis program reinforces our commitment to an innovative and inclusive procurement process.


Contact Us

hould you have any questions about the Otis Supplier Diversity Program, our team can be reached at