none

NEW DIRECTOR FOR OCEANIA OPERATIONS

14-08-2017
by 
in 
New appointment… Mr Henry Zhou

Omron Asia Pacific has appointed a new director for its operations in the Oceania Region.

Mr Henry Zhou, the general manager of Omron Electronics Oceania (Australia and New Zealand), joins Omron Oceania Managing Director Mr Greg Field and Mr Takehito Maeda (MD, Omron Asia Pacific) as Oceania directors. 

Mr Zhou joined Omron, a global leader in automation, in 1998 in Singapore before moving to Sydney the following year.

He has held several prominent roles with the company including Sales Engineer, State Sales Manager NSW, Product Manager and Business Planning & Marketing Manager. And earlier this year, he was appointed head of Omron Food & Beverage and Commodities operations for the APAC region.

He is a qualified engineer (automation) and holds an MBA (Management and Marketing) from RMIT University.

“It is a great honour to be appointed a director and I look forward to helping the company grow its business in the Oceania and APAC region,” said Mr Zhou, who took up the appointment on August 1.

“Our directors have a duty to ensure the company stakeholders – customers, shareholders and staff – receive maximum benefits."

“At Omron, we believe the customer should always come first. This in turn benefits our shareholders and staff.”

Mr Field congratulated Mr Zhou on the appointment. “Henry has a wealth of experience in management and engineering and a strong record of leadership. He will be a valuable asset to the Omron Board.”

Established in 1933, OMRON has 36,000 employees and US$7.3 billion revenue. Its APAC network covers over 23 countries with more than 5,200 employees.

Omron Electronics
1300 766 766
www.omron.com.au

Related news & editorials

  1. robot
    15.06.2021
    15.06.2021
    by      In , In
    Sydney-based PBE-Roboplas provides a versatile range of plastics machinery and ancillary equipment. This includes injection moulding, blow moulding, loading, drying, temperature control and dosing systems.
    Francis Frutschi, father of current part owner Gerald, has been in the plastics business for... Read More
  2. rung covers
    15.06.2021
    15.06.2021
    by      In , In
    Along with the pain suffered and the lost time due to the seriousness of the injury, worn out, shiny, oily and greasy metal ladder rungs are among the main reasons why slipping and falling down ladders have become major concerns.
    Paints and tapes have been tried in the past but offer little long-... Read More
  3. dips
    08.06.2021
    08.06.2021
    by      In , In , In
    After experiencing a major surge in demand due to the pandemic, an Australian family-owned and operated boutique producer of hand-crafted dips, Fresh Fodder, has now tripled its productivity rates with the Ilpra FS2500 Rotary Cup Filler; part of the unique packaging and lidding range from Jet... Read More
  4. handles
    07.06.2021
    07.06.2021
    by      In , In
    DIRAK L and T hygiene handles with or without cylinder key locking mechanism, are now available ex-stock from hardware specialists FDB Panel Fittings.
    They are designed for use in hygiene areas in food, pharmaceutical and related areas, where it is important to manage and minimise the accumulation... Read More
Products
Suppliers