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Electrical People: Sonepar names new CEO

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Sonepar (Paris, France): Philippe Delpech has been appointed chief executive officer of Sonepar, effective Sept. 4. Delpech joins the world’s largest electrical distribution company after 17 years with UTC, where he was president of the Otis Elevator business unit and a member of UTC Executive Committee.

“Philippe comes to us with an extensive, varied international career,” Marie-Christine Coisne-Roquette, Sonepar chairman, said in a release

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