MANHASSET, N.Y. In an overhaul of its management, Tokyo-based Renesas Technology Corp. has announced that president and CEO Satoru Ito will become the company’s chairman.
In addition, Renesas has appointed executive vice president Katsuhiro Tsukamoto president and chief operating officer. He will focus on business operations.
Two other executives, senior executive vice president and board director Yasuhiko Fukuda, and senior vice president and board director Katsumi Suizu will retire from their current positions on March 31, 2006. In addition, Yutaka Funada, Koji Yamanaka and Tadashi Nishimura will be promoted to the company’s board April 1, 2006.
Board directors Shigeo Uoya and Takeo Kawano will both become senior vice presidents and board directors.