Responsible for China, member of the Group Executive Committee since 2016.
Daryoush Ziai holds a bachelor of science in civil engineering from the Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia, USA; a master of science in civil engineering from Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA; and an MBA (master of science in management) from Krannert Graduate School of Management, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.
He began his career in 1989. Before joining the Schindler Group in 2015, he held various management positions at United Technologies Corporation from 1989 to 2014, including as Vice President Service for Otis China. He has been CEO of Schindler China since 2015.
Daryoush Ziai is an American citizen, born in 1963.