Canon Singapore Appoints Toshiyuki Ishii as New President and CEO
SINGAPORE, 9 January 2024 — Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. (Canon Singapore) today announced the new appointment of Mr. Toshiyuki Ishii as President and CEO of Canon Singapore, the regional headquarters for Canon in the South and Southeast Asia region, effective from 1 January 2024.
Mr. Ishii moved from his recent role as Head of Consumer Imaging Group in Canon China, during which he directed sales and marketing strategy since 2016. Based in Singapore, he will oversee and lead Canon employees and business partners in the area of sales, marketing, service and operations in 23 countries and regions including Singapore and subsidiaries in India, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.
“Now in our 45th year, Canon Singapore has continued to develop innovative solutions to meet the ever-changing needs of businesses. As a culturally diverse region, Asia is filled with limitless potential for growth and I am greatly honoured to take on this opportunity to lead Canon Singapore, as the regional headquarters for South and Southeast Asia. Our focus on this key market is closely aligned with our corporate philosophy of Kyosei, which means living and working together for the common good. Together with the support of our employees, partners and customers, I believe that we can push beyond boundaries and achieve new heights with full swing.” said Mr. Ishii.
Mr. Ishii joined Canon Inc. in 1988 and has more than 31 years of illustrious career in various management roles overseas, including Canon Canada (Toronto), Canon Hong Kong, Canon Singapore, Canon U.S.A. (New York), Canon Europe (London) and Canon China (Beijing).
About Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd.
Canon is a global leader in photographic and digital imaging solutions. Canon Singapore Pte. Ltd. is the headquarters for South & Southeast Asia driving sales, marketing and service strategies. Besides handling the domestic market, the company covers 22 other countries and regions including subsidiaries in India, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. The parent company Canon Inc. has a global network of more than 300 companies and employs about 180,000 people worldwide. Canon is guided by its kyosei philosophy that focuses on living and working together for the common good.
More information is available at https://sg.canon.