Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas, Inc. recently announced the appointment of Fumihiko Hayashida as the company’s new President and CEO, effective April 1, 2022. Fumi will succeed David Widmann, who retired at the end of the company’s fiscal year on March 31.
Prior to assuming his new role, Fumi was President of the company’s Brazilian healthcare operations, where he oversaw significant sales growth over the last three years. He joined Konica Minolta in 2014 as the global manager for all Konica Minolta Healthcare overseas sales operations. In his new role, Fumi will drive the continued digital transformation (DX) of the healthcare business and technology strategy, further accelerating the company’s advancements in Digital Radiography, Ultrasound, Healthcare IT and Services Solutions.
“I look forward to working with the exceptional team that David has assembled to continue our growth across the Americas and further our digital transformation with new capabilities that help our customers transform their delivery of healthcare to patients,” Fumi said.
Fumi will relocate to the company’s Wayne, NJ headquarters.