Yokogawa Corporation of America, Sugarland, TX, named company veteran Shuji Mori as its new Chief Executive Officer. As CEO, Mori will be responsible for all day-to-day business operations in North America. Mori, who has been with the company almost three decades, began his career as an engineer, helping implement systems projects for Yokogawa customers all over the world. Over the years he has held a variety of roles throughout the company, most notably in global major account sales, and has acquired extensive experience in the global industrial automation market.
“The North American market is changing rapidly, and Yokogawa Corporation of America has huge growth potential in this strategically important region,” said Takashi Nishijima, president and CEO of Yokogawa Electric Corp. “I am very confident that Yokogawa Corporation of America will become a stronger organization under his leadership and continue to focus on building a brighter future by creating value with our customers.”