Manish Sharma becomes the first Indian to be appointed as Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation
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Panasonic Corporation has re-iterated its focus on India as a driver for global growth by announcing two strategic management promotions. Daizo Ito, previously President of Panasonic India, has been elevated to the role of Managing Executive Officer, Panasonic Corporation and Chairman of the Panasonic India & Regional Head of ISAMEA region. Taking the charge from Daizo Ito, Manish Sharma, who has been appointed at the position of Executive Officer of Panasonic Corporation and President & CEO of Panasonic India & South Asia, from his most recent role as Managing Director, India. He is the first Indian and the youngest ever to become an executive officer of the corporation and this re-affirms the focus on India as a growth hub for the corporation. The elevations, effective immediately, are part of the company’s global organizational shift in preparation for new business initiatives and future growth.