NORTH CANTON, Ohio, Oct. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Diebold Nixdorf (NYSE: DBD) today announced that Patricia A. Lang has been promoted to vice president, chief people officer. She will be responsible for leading all employee-focused initiatives and human resource operations affecting Diebold Nixdorf's 24,000 people globally. She will report to Andy W. Mattes, Diebold Nixdorf president and chief executive officer, and is based at the company's headquarters in North Canton.
"Patty's experience and in-depth knowledge in all facets of human resource functions, including the integration of complex, multicultural companies, makes her a perfect fit to lead our employee-focused efforts," said Mattes. "Culture and talent are key pillars in our DN2020 multi-year transformation program, and Patty will help strengthen our commitment to create and sustain a collaborative environment in which our employees can thrive."
Lang joined Diebold, Incorporated in 2012 to lead the company's global rewards, human resources information systems (HRIS) and people analytics organizations. Prior to joining Diebold, Lang worked at Mylan N.V., where she held various roles including the HR lead on M&A activities, with responsibility for all HR-related activity including counsel to the company's CEO and president. She has more than 25 years of experience in human resources and related fields, successfully holding various leadership positions in human resources operations and consulting at companies such as Alcoa, Mercer, Conduent and Cigna.
Lang is a native of Washington, Pa., and has residences in the Pittsburgh and North Canton areas. She received a bachelor's degree from Duquesne University in business administration with a concentration in Information Technology & Management. She also holds various certifications in human capital management, mergers and acquisitions, global employee benefits, manufacturing business systems and the Toyota Production System.
About Diebold Nixdorf
Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated is a world leader in enabling connected commerce for millions of consumers each day across the financial and retail industries. Its software-defined solutions bridge the physical and digital worlds of cash and consumer transactions conveniently, securely and efficiently. As an innovation partner for nearly all of the world's top 100 financial institutions and a majority of the top 25 global retailers, Diebold Nixdorf delivers unparalleled services and technology that are essential to evolve in an 'always on' and changing consumer landscape.
Diebold Nixdorf has a presence in more than 130 countries with approximately 24,000 employees worldwide. The organization maintains corporate offices in North Canton, Ohio, USA and Paderborn, Germany. Shares are traded on the New York and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges under the symbol 'DBD'. Visit www.DieboldNixdorf.com for more information.
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