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John HemgardGlobal Marine Director, Building Solutions GroupUnited Technologies Corp.

John Hemgard has more than 36 years of experience in the international maritime industry, graduating in 1982 as naval architect and marine engineer from the Swedish technical institute in Helsinki, Finland.He started his career as naval architect at Wärtsilä shipyard in Helsinki, moved then to ship interior contracting and later with ship equipment manufacturers. The recent 15 years he has held various executive positions at recognized companies focused on technology solutions for cruise ships. He currently is the Global Marine Director at UTC Building Solutions Group at United Technologies, where he guides the development of customer-centric solutions across the Fire Safety, Security, HVAC and Energy Efficiency businesses.