KUALA LUMPUR: Epson has appointed Ando Munenori as the new managing director of Epson Singapore, overseeing Southeast Asia.
Ando will concurrently hold the responsibilities of country manager of Epson Thailand and Epson Philippines as well as executive officer at Seiko Epson (SEC), the group's global headquarters in Japan.
Ando replaces Tanaka Toshimitsu, who will be returning to a senior role in the sales planning and marcom department in SEC.
"He (Ando) has held multiple leadership positions in Asia and internationally, and brings a depth of understanding of the region and decades of management experience to his role," said Epson in a statement.
Ando was formerly head of SEC's sales and marketing division, where he was responsible for developing the sales infrastructure and strategy for all of Epson’s products globally.