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NEC's new APAC CEO to spur new growth for the region

Nurdianah Md Nur | April 1, 2016
Succeeding Toshiya Matsuki, Tetsuro Akagi will be responsible for growing NEC’s business in APAC.


NEC Asia Pacific has appointed Tetsuro Akagi as its new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Senior Vice President of NEC Corporation.

He will be responsible for the business operations and expansions of the Asia Pacific region to further deliver its growth plans.

Before assuming these roles, Akagi has held various senior positions in sales, financial, operational and business management roles in both Japan and other countries for the past 30 years he spent with NEC. He was most recently NEC Australia's Managing Director, where he was responsible for evolving the company into one of the country's leading ICT solutions and services business.

He possesses vast international experience in sales, business planning and management functions gained in the United States, Hong Kong, China and Australia.

Akagi succeeds Toshiya Matsuki who has led NEC Asia Pacific's businesses in the region since April 2013. Matsuki is now the Executive Vice President of NEC Corporation and President of NEC Global Business Unit.


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