Hervé Fages

Senior Vice President, President, Applied Product Technologies & Treatment

Role at Xylem

Hervé leads Xylem’s combined treatment products and solutions business. In this role, he empowers customers globally to leverage Xylem’s full treatment portfolio and experts to address their challenges. He also leads the critical work integrating Xylem and Evoqua’s treatment portfolio, organizational capabilities and operational platform to drive growth and maximize customer value.

Professional Background

Hervé joined Xylem in 2023, having served as Executive Vice President, Applied Product Technologies Segment President at Evoqua Water Technologies since 2019. He brings more than 25 years of industrial market experience to Xylem, including as:

  • President, Connected Building and Building Management Systems at Honeywell International, Inc.
  • Various managerial and business development roles at Schneider Electric, including as Chief Executive Officer of its Pelco business unit, a security and surveillance technologies provider

Community Impact

Hervé is the co-founder and Emeritus Board member of Mission 500, a nonprofit organization that works closely with the security industry to serve the needs of children and communities in crisis in the United States. Mission 500 exists to advocate for children living in severe poverty and act as a catalyst in the security industry for excellence in corporate social responsibility, and mobilize volunteers and resources to make a tangible difference for children and families. Since the inception of its 501c3 status in 2016, the organization has helped produce 340,000+ meals, assemble care packs filled with essential hygiene items for 3,700 families, and distribute more than 11,500 book bags filled with school supplies to students.


Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Business Administration, University of Montpellier