Eric-Yves Mahe joins Eastman Kodak Company as Senior Vice President and Director of Sales Strategy and Operations. He has also been elected as a corporate officer of Kodak, sitting on the company’s Executive Council.
In this newly created role, Mahe, 51, is responsible for formulating a strategy to drive and measure sales of Kodak’s portfolio of hardware, consumables, software and services. Mahe is to also advise Kodak’s senior management team on software, OEM partnerships and the sale of complex solutions.
“With more than 25 years’ experience in technology, software and services, Eric has an outstanding track record of building successful teams, leveraging direct and indirect sales models, delivering strong business results and winning market share,” stated Kodak CEO Jeff Clarke, who took over leadership of the company in March 2014.
Prior to joining Kodak, Mahe was based in Singapore with Pitney Bowes Inc., most recently as President, Global Growth Markets, with responsibility for the company’s operations in Latin America, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Africa and emerging markets. Mahe managed this business from inception in 2012, steering it to become Pitney Bowes’ best performing operation worldwide. He joined Pitney Bowes in 2007 as President, Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa.
Mahe previously served as Vice President and General Manager of Asia North for Computer Associates Inc., with responsibility for business operations and enterprise sales in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. He also has held sales management positions with Sun Microsystems, where he focused on OEM partnerships with Siemens Nixdorf, and Xerox.
Mahe earned his M.B.A. in Marketing and International Trade from Ecole Superieure de Commerce et d’Administration des Enterprises (ESCAE) in Bretagne, France, in 1986.