Canon Singapore today announced Andrew Koh has been appointed the Head of Singapore Operations Group, with effect from January 2022.
Koh started his career with Canon in Singapore in 1997 and has since held key positions in various overseas offices. He will be leading sales, marketing, and service operations across consumer and enterprise segments as Head of Singapore Operations Group.
He was most recently the President and CEO of Canon Marketing Malaysia, and his 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 units of cameras sold since 2016. Under his leadership, Canon Marketing Malaysia was awarded the Sustainability and CSR Malaysia Awards in 2021, for their greatly strengthened and reinforced CSR programme.
Prior to that 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, from 100 to 200 stores, during his time at Canon India.
Koh brings with him over 25 years of industry experience and 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 Koh.