Regional Business Development Director, Sustainable Technology Solutions
Yalda Daghi is Honeywell’s Regional Business Development Director looking after Sustainable Technology Solutions in the Middle East. In this role she is responsible for business development and driving awareness around Honeywell’s unique solutions tailored to address sustainability needs including Carbon Capture, Clean Hydrogen, Energy Storage, Renewable Fuels and Plastic Circular Technologies.
Since joining Honeywell in 2010, she has been mainly part of Honeywell UOP; the oil and gas technology licensing business of Honeywell, where she has held different roles and responsibilities in UOP’s technology sales and service departments working in an individual contributor capacity as well as in management roles. Prior to her current role, she was leading Data Center vertical in Honeywell Building Technologies covering Middle East, Turkey and Africa.
Before joining Honeywell, Yalda worked as a consultant process engineer for leading organizations in France. Yalda holds a dual Masters’ degree in petrochemicals, polymers and plastics from IFP School (ENSPM) in France and École Polytechnique of Montreal in Canada. She also graduated from the Global MBA program of IE Business School in Spain and holds a Post Graduate Degree in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning from the University of Texas in Austin in the United States.
Yalda is Six Sigma Green Belt certified and speaks six languages.