Takashi Otani will take over as Managing Director of Fujifilm Business Innovation from Takayuki Togo who is moving onto a new global challenge. Mr Otani is very experienced both within Fujifilm and the Graphics supply sector.
|Fujifilm Business Innovation's new Macquarie Park, Sydney HQ|
Fujifilm Business Innovation Australia has announced the appointment of Takashi Otani as Managing Director. Mr Otani is also Corporate Vice President overseeing Oceania operations and will hold the position of Managing Director Fujifilm CSG Limited as part of those responsibilities.
|Takashi Otani, incoming MD|
With over 30 years of experience in the Fujifilm Group, Mr Otani will be transferring to Australia from his current role as Corporate Vice President in FUJIFILM Business Innovation’s Graphic Communication Business Group.
Prior to this, Mr Otani was President of Fuji Xerox Korea from 2018 – 2021. He has also served as Senior Manager of Fujifilm’s Graphic System Division and Senior Manager of Human Resources, as well as many other leading roles in Japan, China and USA.
Mr Otani expressed his excitement at the opportunities ahead and believes that Fujifilm Business
Innovation Australia is at a strategic turning point, with investments in the local operations that will be to the benefit of our customers, partners and employees.
Mr Otani says: “Our Australian operation is making significant and continuous improvements to the way we serve our customers and partners. We’re investing strategically to ensure we deliver exceptional customer experiences, access to leading products and services through the best partners and that we continue to
deliver new innovative solutions that never stop delivering value. I am looking forward to relocating to Australia soon and meeting everyone.”
Former Managing Director Takayuki Togo will continue in Fujifilm Business Innovation taking a new role that will be pivotal in the continued global growth of the business into Europe and the Americas.
Mr Togo comments: “Although I am sad to leave Australia, I am excited to take on the new opportunities ahead. The accomplishments of Fujifilm Business Innovation Australia since I joined in 2018 are a testament to the team that supported me in my time here which included transitioning to our new brand in 2021 to the acquisition and integration of the CSG and CodeBlue businesses and much more.”
Fujifilm Business Innovation was formerly known as Fuji Xerox Australia and is now a 100% subsidiary of Fujifilm Holdings of Japan.