01 October 2013, UK: Sony Europe has today announced the appointment of Mr Shinji Obana as Director of Corporate Communications, Sony Europe. Obana will drive corporate communications activity across Europe, supporting the electronics division as it delivers on its promise to offer unique experiences that inspire and excite consumers around the world.
Obana will be responsible for the electronics division’s internal and external communications across Europe, working closely with Sony's senior management, Corporate Communications at Sony headquarters, Sony's European sister companies and key stakeholders across the region. Obana will take up the role, reporting to Masaru Tamagawa, President of Sony Europe as of 01 October 2013.
Masaru Tamagawa, President, Sony Europe said: “Sony in Europe is changing. The business is evolving, gaining strength and once again bringing exciting innovations to this important market. With his wealth of experience in delivering high-impact communications activity on a global scale, Shinji Obana will be an extremely valuable asset as we seek to further strengthen our communications activity in Europe, enhancing Sony’s corporate reputation and critically, showing consumers why and how it is Sony that can excite and inspire like no other.”