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Ari Bousbib is chairman and chief executive officer of QuintilesIMS, a leading global provider of integrated information and technology-enabled healthcare services dedicated to helping clients improve their clinical, scientific and commercial results. He assumed this position in October 2016 following the merger of Quintiles and IMS Health. From 2010 until the merger, Ari served as chairman and CEO of IMS Health. In 2014, he led the successful IPO of the company. Prior to his appointment at IMS Health, Ari spent 14 years at United Technologies Corporation (UTC), the parent company of Otis Elevator Company, Carrier Corporation, UTC Power, UTC Fire & Security, Pratt & Whitney, Sikorsky Aircraft and Hamilton Sundstrand, where he held several senior leadership positions. Ari joined UTC in 1997 as chief strategy and development officer, became chief operating officer of Otis in 2000 and president and chief executive officer of Otis in 2002. In 2008, Ari was appointed president of UTC Commercial Companies with executive leadership responsibility for the worldwide operations of Otis, Carrier, UTC Fire and Security and UTC Power, generating $36 billion in annual revenues and leading a team of 150,000 employees around the world.