NTT Communications Announces
New C-Suite for East Asia Headquarters
HONG KONG (June 13, 2016) – NTT Communications has announced key senior management changes at NTT Com Asia, the company’s East Asia Headquarters in Hong Kong. Mr. Hideaki Ozaki has been named the new President and CEO of NTT Com Asia, and joined by Mr. Theodoric Chan as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), and Mr. Taylor Man as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). The three C-Suite executives will oversee business strategies and development in the East Asia region covering Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Korea.
The three executives bring decades of industry experience driving development of NTT Communications’ business with enterprises and ICT partners in Japan and other Asian markets to their new roles at NTT Com Asia.
“I am very honored to join NTT Com Asia, an organization that delivers high quality and innovative ICT solutions for enterprises to establish a strong foothold in Hong Kong, Asia and beyond. Under the leadership of Mr. Takanobu Maeda since 2009, the organization has experienced tremendous business growth and transformed itself from a telco to a data center, cloud and ICT industry leader. I am excited to be part of this fast growing company,” said Mr. Ozaki, formerly Head of Carrier Relations and Planning Division, Global Business at NTT Communications headquarters.
Mr. Ozaki has played a critical role in expanding NTT Communications’ overseas business and developing relationships with other ICT partners around the world, and has participated in many corporate investment and M&A projects in Asia.
Apart from Mr. Ozaki, the company also announced the appointment of two C-suite executives. Mr. Theodoric Chan has taken up the role of Chief Commercial Officer and will oversee the company’s sales and marketing strategies, while Mr. Taylor Man is promoted to Chief Technology Officer and will oversee the company’s product strategies. Mr. Brandon Lee, the former Chief Strategy Officer of NTT Com Asia, has joined NTT Holding Company to develop the group’s global business. He will remain a member of NTT Com Asia’s Board of Directors.
“Investing in technology and talent is the first step in enterprises’ digital transformation,” said Mr. Ozaki. “The new executive team is built upon this vision to align our leadership and organizational structure to make this happen. I look forward to working with the NTT Communications’ team in Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and Korea to take the company to new heights,” he noted.
President and CEO
NTT Com Asia Limited
Mr. Ozaki joined NTT group in 1988 and has specialized in forming corporate planning, global business and growth strategies of NTT Communications.
Chief Commercial Officer
NTT Com Asia Limited
Joining NTT Com Asia in 1999, Theodoric has held senior executive positions in various Asian regions, and championed the transformation of the global network business.