Chief Executive Officer
Philippe joined Sonepar in September 2017. Prior to joining Sonepar, he spent 17 years working for the United Technologies Group, a leader in the global building and aerospace industries, which includes Otis, Carrier, Pratt & Whitney and UTC Aerospace. His last position before joining Sonepar was as the President of Otis Elevator Company from September 2015 to July 2017 based in USA. He was a member of UTC Executive Committee and an UTC Corporate Officer. Philippe began his career at ABB and Danfoss where he held various sales, marketing and operations leadership roles. He joined UTC in November 2000 as Vice President of Carrier's European, Middle East and African business. He led building related businesses including Toshiba Carrier Air Conditioning, Carrier Asia Pacific, Carrier and UTC Fire & Security for EMEA and Asia Pacific. During his career at United Technologies, Delpech held positions in France, Japan, China, and Belgium. Philippe received his undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Ingénieurs in Tarbes (France), an undergraduate degree from INSEAD Asia Campus, and an MBA from ESCP Europe Campus Paris. He also graduated from the University of Virginia Darden School of Business (USA).