Kyocera has appointed Motohiro Sato as managing director for the Australia & New Zealand region.
With 22 years experience working for the company in Asia, he succeeds Ryosuke Okochi. The company has named Okuchi as vice president, corporate sales division with Kyocera Document Solutions Asia. He will move to the company’s regional head office in Hong Kong. He says, “I am proud to have led this region for the past three years. We have achieved so much as a team and made significant advancements in the print and technology sector.
“With the incredible team supporting Mr Motohiro Sato in his new assignment as managing director, the time is right to hand over the leadership and drive growth. “
Sato’s most recent assignment was as vice president, corporate sales division Asia. In this role, he established sales companies in Malaysia and Vietnam. In addition, he launched Kyocera’s production inkjet business, which has achieved significant growth.
He says, “I am excited about this opportunity to lead this region and I believe that our strong culture of innovation is key to Kyocera Document Solutions continued success..
“I am committed to our customers and to providing businesses with the tools to make better decisions while embracing a digitally automated world, fostering our strategic partners, and empowering our employees to ensure every success.”