Also, a fond farewell to Noriyuki Takakura-san.
Honda Cars Philippines, Inc. (HCPI), Honda’s automobile business unit in the Philippines welcomes Mr. Masahiko Nakamura as its new president, effective April 1, 2020. He will replace Mr. Noriyuki Takakura who headed the prestigious brand that brought in new models, as well as gaining impressive sales figures during his tenure. Takakura-san will transfer to Honda Automobile (Thailand) Co., Ltd. (HATC).
Since 2016, Mr. Nakamura has held deputy general manager positions in various divisions at the Honda Motor Co., Ltd. headquarters in Japan, gaining expertise in sales, business strategy, and marketing. Overall, Mr. Nakamura has more than 30 years of experience in Honda automobile operations.
The new HCPI top executive looks forward to sharing his expertise with the local team as he hopes to steer Honda’s automobile business through a challenging and evolving automotive landscape.
Text/Images: Earl Manalansan