As of May 3, Jana KLEY will join Plastic Omnium’s Executive Committee as Group Executive Vice-President Human Resources.
Jana’s mission will be to support the transformation of the Group by implementing a business oriented HR strategy with a strong focus on talent management, performance and digitalization at the service of an agile organization.
A German national, Jana spent her entire career in Human Resources functions at United Technologies Corporation (UTC) Industrial Group where she has developed her expertise in organizational transformation, leadership, management support and labor relations in international and multicultural environments.
She began her career in 1996 at the elevator division of UTC in Germany. Jana moved to France in 2000 when she joined the Carrier group where she held various positions as Human Resources Director in Europe and the United States.
In 2010, she re-joined Otis elevator division as HR Director for 15 countries (in North and Eastern Europe and Africa).
In 2014, she became Vice-President Human Resources France, Switzerland and Africa at the Building &Industrial Systems Division of the UTC Group and led the HR function for the entire division in Europe in 2015. In 2018, Jana was appointed Vice President Human Resources and Communication Europe, Middle East & Africa at Otis elevator, covering 26,000 employees in 43 countries.