Sharp Names New U.S. Head
Sharp Electronics Corp. on Wednesday announced that 37-year company veteran Daisuke “Doug” Koshima has been named its new chairman and CEO. Koshima replaces Toshihiko Fujimoto, who has been re-assigned to a leadership position with the company’s Japan-based International Business group.
Sharp’s Electronics Corp. is Sharp Corp.’s U.S. sales and marketing subsidiary. Koshiba had earlier served as senior executive vice president of Sharp Electronics Corp., among several jobs he has held in the company.
The appointment was effective April 1.