Ryan Mai

President Otis Elevator Company Southeast Asia

Ryan Mai was appointed President of Otis Elevator – Southeast Asia region in September 2017. He is responsible for operations in ASEAN which includes Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Indonesia and Vietnam (including Philippines, Myanmar, Brunei, Laos and Cambodia). Ryan served as President of Otis South Asia Pacific region from 2015 to 2017. Prior to this he was President of United Technologies – Building & Industrial Systems Hong Kong, Taiwan, and Macau. Throughout his 28-year career with UTC, Ryan has been posted in the United States, Malaysia, Hong Kong, and Singapore. He was recognized with the Otis President’s Award in 2007, 2010, 2012 and received the UTC Chairman’s Award in 2014.
Ryan joined Otis Elevator Company in 1989 in the United States upon graduation from Washington State University’s Mechanical Engineering program. He later received an MBA from the Pacific Lutheran University, USA with support from the United Technologies’ Employee Scholar Program.
He was a past President of the Building Owners & Managers Association in Washington State, USA. He was also a member of the Hong Kong Green Building Council and served on the Executive Committee and Board of Governors of the Hong Kong American Chamber of Commerce. He was elected to the leadership post of vice Chairman of the Chamber in 2015.