Suzuki Philippines Incorporated announced the appointment of Mr. Akira Utsumi as its new President, effective May 1, 2019.
SPI’s current President, Mr. Hiroshi Suzuki, who has been with the company for six years, will return to Japan to assume a new assignment with Suzuki Motor Corporation (SMC) Japan.
Prior to his appointment in the Philippines, Mr. Utsumi was assigned as President for Suzuki Indonesia and most recently, Suzuki Taiwan. His extensive experience and expertise in the automobile, motorcycle, and marine industries are pivotal in the continuous growth of the Suzuki brand in the Philippines.
“Please join me in extending our cordial welcome and utmost support, as Mr. Utsumi assumes his new position in Suzuki Philippines Incorporated,” said Mr. Hiroshi Suzuki.
Welcome to the Philippines, Mr. Utsumi! And thank you and good luck, Mr. Suzuki!