PHOTO - NEC Corporation Malaysia MD - Andrew LEE Kok Wah.
IT solutions provider NEC has appointed Andrew Lee Kok Wah as the new managing director for NEC Corporation of Malaysia. Lee will replace Daisaku Takeuchi who held the post since June 2007.
In a statement on 21 November, NEC said Takeuchi will be returning to NEC Corporation in Japan. "With more than 20 years of experience in the local IT industry, Mr Lee brings with him a wealth of experience in the IT business. Prior to this appointment, Mr Lee was the general manager and director of the board under its Solution & Distribution Business Unit in Jardine OneSolution, where he was responsible for leading the solutions and distributions business operations of the company in Malaysia."
Prior to this, Lee was the country manager with CSA Distribution, before it was acquired by Jardine OneSolution in 2000. Lee was also with Canon Marketing (M), in charge of direct and channel sales to develop and grow its inkjet business under the Computer Division.
"NEC is a leading technology company in the world, with many innovative solutions and applications for both public and private enterprises," said Lee. "With my experience and knowledge of the local IT industry, I am keen to promote and bring in NEC's cutting-edge technologies to the local market. I look forward to work closely with the other NEC subsidiaries in the Asia Pacific region to grow the NEC brand and business together in Malaysia."
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