For 18 years, Noud was with the KONE Corporation, a global leader in elevator/escalator manufacturing, installation, maintenance and modernization. He was involved in the total real estate cycle, connecting with developers, architects, contractors and facility managers. He also served as a member of the KONE Executive Board for 13 years.
Noud started his career in finance management roles at Royal Dutch/Shell. His vast experience includes leadership roles at HCI Central America, Managing Director OTRA Netherlands, and many roles at KONE from Director of Sales and Installation (Netherlands), Managing Director of KONE Plc (UK), Executive VP (Central and North Europe), and Executive VP (Asia-Pacific and Middle East).
He earned a M.S. Economics degree from Erasmus University in Rotterdam, Netherlands in 1986.