Schindler Elevator inks SVP of operational excellence

Schindler Elevator Corp. in Morristown announced it has hired Jasmine Khambatta to senior vice president of operational excellence and business transformation.

In this newly-created role for the company, Khambatta will serve as a member to President Greg Ergenbright’s leadership team and be responsible for leading initiatives to secure growth and profitability for Schindler.

“We are so excited to welcome Jasmine to our team,” Ergenbright said. “Her vast experience leading companies in the areas of transformation, change and building efficiency will continue to accelerate our improvement and expansion of services while maintaining our steadfast commitment and support of our most important asset – our people.”

Prior to her appointment, she was president, environmental air and distribution and led global e-commerce for the Filtration Group. Before that, she was vice president and general manager, indoor lighting, at Acuity Brands Lighting. She began her career with Danaher Corp.

“I am thrilled to bring my knowledge and skill set to a global powerhouse like Schindler,” Khambatta said. “Being able to come alongside this team and help optimize internal and external processes and fight for growth while the greater manufacturing industry demands constant innovation is truly exciting.”