NORTH CANTON, Ohio
, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Diebold, Incorporated (NYSE: DBD) today announced that
has been appointed senior vice president and managing director of the company's
. In this role, Marquez will lead the company's operations throughout the region, excluding the company's
operation. Throughout his career at several high-tech companies, Marquez has delivered results in the
market – demonstrating the ability to launch and sustain growth, deliver operational improvements and solidify his organization's market position in international, multi-country territories.
"Octavio's track record of success in
technology sector makes him a tremendous addition to our global leadership team," said
Andy W. Mattes
, Diebold president and chief executive officer. "His experience in driving transformation, customer growth and retention, increasing revenue and improving margin for a global corporation will be of great value to Diebold's turnaround efforts."
Marquez comes to Diebold from EMC, a global leader in IT management and cloud computing, where he most recently served as managing director for the company's operations in
. While there, he developed turnaround strategies that exceeded revenue and profitability goals while improving customer satisfaction. Under his leadership, EMC was recognized as one of the best places to work amongst technology companies in
Marquez' career also includes regional leadership roles with IBM Mexico, NCR Mexico and HP Mexico, where he served as president of that division for three years. Marquez will report to
George S. Mayes
, Diebold executive vice president and chief operating officer, and will be based in
A native of
, Marquez earned a bachelor's degree in business and finance from the Universidad Iberoamericana, in
City. In 2011, Frost & Sullivan named him CEO of the Year in
for the IT and Telecommunications Industry.