C&D Technologies Makes Senior Appointment in Asia Pacific Region

June 28, 2006 by Jeff Shepard

C&D Technologies Inc. has appointed Yoshitsugu Kudoh to the position of Japan / Pacific Rim General Manager. He will be based at C&D's offices in Tokyo. Yoshi assumes responsibility for C&D's entire business operation in Japan and for business development in Singapore, India, Malaysia, Taiwan and Korea.

Prior to joining C&D Technologies, Yoshi worked for Amkor Technology Japan for 3 years where he was Representative Director with responsibility for Sales & Marketing including office operations. He has also worked for National Semiconductor, GEC Plessey, Micronas, Wolfson Microelectronics and Toshiba.

Commenting on his appointment Yoshi said: "I am excited to be working for C&D Technologies and look forward to increasing the presence of the brand name in Japan. I believe there are tremendous business opportunities in this region including Korea, Taiwan, South Asia and Japan"