Shotoku UK appoints James Eddershaw as managing director
WORLD: James Eddershaw has been appointed managing director of Shotoku UK and replaces Mike Wolfe, who is moving to the position of chairman. Mr Eddershaw boasts over 25 years of experience in both technical and commercial roles and has worked at Shotoku UK alongside Mr Wolfe on robotic camera systems since 2007.
‘We are very excited about James’ appointment,’ explained Tony Hanada, CEO of Shotoku. ‘We are confident that he will continue to expand the company with new, innovative solutions while maintaining our strong culture of first-class quality and superior customer service.’
‘It’s an honour to accept this challenge from Tony and build upon the incredible success Mike achieved during Shotoku UK’s first ten years,’ added Mr Eddershaw. ‘I look forward to playing an even larger role in expanding our product offerings and customer base around the world.’
Mr Wolfe was confident that Mr Eddershaw would excel in his new role. ‘I am delighted to hand over the day-to-day operations to James. His extraordinary technical expertise and in-depth experience with robotics, combined with the relationships he has developed with our global customers and partners over the years will ensure Shotoku’s continued success and global growth.’