Canon Singapore Pte Ltd (Canon Singapore) announced Andrew Koh has been appointed the Head of Singapore Operations Group, with effect from January 2022.
A Canon veteran, Andrew started his career with Canon in Singapore in 1997. He has since held key positions in various overseas offices. As Head of Singapore Operations Group, Andrew will be leading sales, marketing, and service operations across consumer and enterprise segments.
Prior to this Head of Singapore Operations Group appointment, Andrew was most recently the President and CEO of Canon Marketing Malaysia. Notable achievements include maintaining Canon’s streak as the number 1 laser printer brand for 7 consecutive years since 2015, and the number 1 inkjet printer brand for 26 consecutive years since 1996. Another key achievement under his helm, was garnering top market share for the camera units sold since 2016. Under Andrew’s leadership, Canon Marketing Malaysia was awarded the Sustainability & CSR Malaysia Awards in 2021, for their greatly strengthened and reinforced CSR programme.
Prior to Andrew’s stint in Malaysia, he was with Canon India as Vice-President of Consumer Imaging and Information Centre. In that role, he sparked renewed growth for sales and was effective in formulating future marketing strategies in line with the company’s vision. He was also instrumental in overseeing the rapid expansion of Image Square, Canon’s concept experience store, form 100 to 200 stores, during his time at Canon India.
Andrew brings with him over 25 years of industry experience. He will focus on developing innovative solutions that build upon Canon’s existing offerings while refreshing the brand image to navigate an ever-changing market.
“It feels great to be back in Singapore and I am excited to help steer Canon towards greater success during these challenging times. While the pandemic poses new challenges for businesses, it has also created new opportunities for growth and innovation. I look forward to working with all my colleagues, our partners, and customers to help the company achieve its full potential of delivering truly innovative services and solutions to market.” said Andrew Koh, Head of Singapore Operations Group, Canon Singapore.
On a personal note, I would like to welcome Andrew back to Singapore and congratulations on your appointment as Head of Singapore Operations Group!
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