Akihisa Ogawa appointed managing director, chairman of Mutoh Europe
Mutoh Europe nv has announced the appointment of Akihisa Ogawa as managing director, chairman of the company. This strategic decision is driven by the company’s commitment to accelerating its growth in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) business area. Akihisa Ogawa will combine this new role with his existing role as managing director in charge of overseas sales at Mutoh Industries Co Ltd, Japan.
Holding a master degree in economics from Sophia University, Tokyo, Japan, he joined Mutoh Industries Co Ltd in February 2019. Before joining the company, he built up a proven track record of success and experience in overseas sales at the company Panasonic, with 16 and a half years in the US and nearly three years in China.