Nakata has been associated with Konica Minolta for over 25-years and earlier was serving as company’s chief representative in Thailand.
V Balakrishnan, executive general manager, Konica Minolta India, said, “Yuji Nakata has played a significant part through strategic and operational areas of Konica Minolta for many years now and has done an exemplary job as chief representative, Minolta Beijing Office (China). His visionary approach first as managing director, Konica Minolta Hong Kong and later as managing director, Konica Minolta Shenzhen, China, helped in consolidating the brand’s dominance in those markets.”
“As we move towards taking Konica Minolta to the next level of growth, we are privileged that a person of his calibre is there to guide us through," he further added.
Yuji Nakata has replaced Tadahiko Sumitani who has been promoted and has assumed a new role as the global sales head in headquarter at Japan.