Frank A. Natoli, Jr. - Executive Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer

Frank A. Natoli, Jr., was appointed executive vice president and chief innovation officer for Diebold, Incorporated in December 2011. He is responsible for overseeing the activities of the new global research and development organization, including the oversight of collaboration amongst all of Diebold’s global engineering, marketing product management and technology groups. Additionally, he is responsible for leading the vision and future development of interconnected technologies and solutions.

Prior to his current role, Natoli served as vice president, chief technology officer. In this role, he oversaw and led the global development efforts and processes for Diebold's comprehensive suite of new ATM security products and deposit automation solutions that have diversified and differentiated Diebold's self-service portfolio. He has also served as vice president of operational excellence and vice president of business transformation. Before joining the company in 2005, he spent 23 years in the automotive industry in engineering, manufacturing and operations roles.

A native of McDonald, Ohio, Natoli received a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering and a master’s degree at Kettering University (formerly General Motors Institute and GMI Engineering and Management Institute) in Flint, Mich. Natoli has received various lean and quality certificates from Delphi, the University of Michigan and Shainin, LLC.