Diebold, Incorporated (DBD) today announced that Octavio Marquez has been appointed senior vice president and managing director of the company's business in the Americas.
In this new role, Marquez will lead the company's North America and Latin America operations to drive further growth and take advantage of the growing presence of global and multinational banks across both regions. Thomas Signorello, Diebold senior vice president and managing director, North America, is leaving the company to pursue a new career opportunity.
"Since joining Diebold in 2014, Octavio has done a tremendous job in transforming our Latin America operation, driving service revenue growth in the region and effectively integrating our Brazil business to create a more efficient, cohesive organization," said Andy W. Mattes, Diebold president and chief executive officer. "Financial institutions across the Americas are driving much of the growth in branch transformation and digital touch points, which are highly dependent on software and services. Octavio's proven track record in cultivating customer relationships and establishing and growing software and services businesses will be invaluable across the region."
Throughout his career at several technology companies, Marquez has delivered results – demonstrating the ability to launch and sustain growth, deliver operational improvements and solidify his organization's market position across international territories. Prior to joining Diebold, Marquez spent most of his career leading multi-country organizations at EMC and HP where he led sales, services, outsourcing, marketing and manufacturing. A native of Mexico City, Marquez earned a bachelor's degree in business and finance from the Universidad Iberoamericana, in Mexico City.