Nikon India, subsidiary of Nikon Corporation Tokyo has appointed Kazuo Ninomiya as the Managing Director with effect from 15th June, 2015. Kazuo Ninomiya, former General Manager, International Planning Division of Nikon Singapore has taken over the roles and responsibilities from Hiroshi Takashina, who will now be managing Nikon’s China business operations.
Having played a significant role in his 7 years with Nikon India, Hiroshi Takashina said, “I joined Nikon India in 2008 and it has been an incredible journey for me. With Nikon, I have had the opportunity to build and work with an excellent team that supported me overcome numerous business challenges and in recording massive growth for Nikon in India. With our constant efforts, we achieved the no.1 position among imaging players in India. I am truly thrilled to have been a part of Nikon’s success story in India. Kazuo Ninomiya brings extraordinary leadership skills on the table. I wish him the very best and I am absolutely confident that he will continue adding more feathers to the story.”
Commenting on his appointment, Kazuo Ninomiya said, “India as a country, has always presented a lot of potential for the imaging industry, which has contributed to Nikon