Effective April 1, 2016, Thomas Nasiou has taken over the position as CEO of Uster Technologies. Dr. Geoffrey Scott and Philip Mosimann have become Co-Chairmen of the Board of Directors and Koichi Ito has joined the Uster Board of Directors succeeding Susumu Toyoda.
The succession follows a planned transition and handover of responsibilities from Dr. Scott who will remain as a member of the Board of Directors. Ito joins the Board of Uster Technologies as the new head of the Textile Machinery Division of Toyota Industries Corporation, succeeding Toyoda who has been promoted to a new position in Toyota Motor Corporation.
“The Board of Directors of Uster Technologies and Toyota Industries Corporation are pleased that, with the new management organization, the long term continuity and success of Uster Technologies is secured,” says Philip Mosimann, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Uster Technologies.