OMRON recently announced that Mr Seigo Kinugawa has been appointed as the new CEO of its Industrial Automation Business for the EMEA region, following the retirement of Hiroyuki Usui.
Mr Kinugawa, 53, joined OMRON 30 years ago as a sales engineer in Nagoya, focusing on the automotive industry. He has since held several sales, services and planning positions in the company. He also brings a global perspective to the position with over 10 years of experience outside of Japan, in Asia, USA and Europe. Most recently, he served as Senior General Manager of the Strategic Planning Division, Industrial Automation Business Company at OMRON Corporation’s headquarters in Kyoto, Japan.
Next to his new role as CEO of Omron’s Industrial Automation Business in EMEA, Mr Kinugawa also holds the position of Managing Executive Officer at OMRON Corporation. He is based in the European headquarters of Omron Europe, in Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, and reports to Mr Miyanaga, President of the Industrial Automation Company of OMRON Corporation.
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