UTC Building & Industrial Systems, the world’s largest provider of building technologies, has announced the appointment of Gaurang Pandya as president of its India operations, a company release said. The appointment is effective immediately.
“Gaurang brings with him a rich experience of over 15 years working within United Technologies in a broad spectrum of leadership roles across India and Asia,” said Ross B. Shuster, President – Asia, UTC Building & Industrial Systems. “Customer focus and operational excellence are among the many skills that Gaurang possesses. Under Gaurang’s leadership, UTC Building & Industrial Systems will continue to build upon the already strong foundation that exists in our India business.”
In his new position, Pandya will have the responsibility for leading UTC Building & Industrial Systems’ business in India, which includes leading brands such as Carrier, Otis, Edwards, Chubb and Kidde. Pandya previously served as managing director for Carrier Air-conditioning & Refrigeration Ltd in India, providing oversight for a large portfolio that included commercial air-conditioning, fire and security solutions.
UTC Building & Industrial Systems is a unit of United Technologies, a leading provider to the aerospace and building technologies industries worldwide. Its elevator, escalator, fire-safety, security, building automation, heating, ventilation, air-conditioning and refrigeration systems and services promote integrated, high-performance buildings that are safer, smarter and sustainable.
Source: UTC Building & Industrial Systems