AMANO CINCINNATI FILLS CRITICAL QA/QC ROLE
New York, NY (June 13, 2007) – EF|IMD International, the executive search division of Epsen Fuller Group, has announced the recent placement of Parag Desai to the position of Executive Director, QA/QC for Amano Cincinnati, Inc, a subsidiary of Amano Corporation, Japan and a member of the Amano Group. Amano is a leading developer of integrated workforce management, facilities access and parking control solutions for private industry as well as public, municipal and government agencies.
Mr. Desai joins Amano with over 25 years experience coupled with a strong engineering foundation. Parag is a senior Quality Assurance and Quality Control executive who has built and implemented significant quality systems from the ground up, managed ISO numerous certifications, and had a direct impact on the bottom-line profitability wherever he has worked, to include both entrepreneurial high-growth environments as well as larger global manufacturing organizations. Most recently, he was the Director of Global Quality Assurance at technology division of Nippon Sheet Glass, a manufacturer of fibre optic components and micro lenses for printers and telecommunications equipment. His prior experience includes quality and engineering roles at Jabil Circuit, Honeywell International and Seagate Technology.
“This is a unique opportunity to be an integral part of the strategic planning process and ensure continued growth of a unique multi-national organization.” commentedTom Fuller, managing partner of Epsen Fuller Group. “Parag is a strategic and tactical leader with the demonstrated ability to build and lead a cutting edge team in a demanding culture. His strong leadership skills will enable him to implement strategy into tactical and operational actions for quick results.”
About Amano Cincinnati, Inc.
For more than 40 years, Amano Cincinnati, Inc., www.amano.com, has delivered innovative technology solutions for the time, parking, and access control markets. Amano Cincinnati is a subsidiary of Amano CorporationJapan and a member of the world-recognized Amano Group. As such, Amano Cincinnati benefits tremendously from the influence and support of a global business generating in excess of $500 million in annual revenues and 2,300 employees worldwide.
About Epsen Fuller Group
New York based Epsen Fuller Group, www.epsenfuller.com, is a Top-20 retained executive search and talent management consulting firm with US offices in New York, New Jersey and San Francisco and offices in major markets and business centers throughout the world, providing instant access to a world-class executive talent pool serving the global economy. Epsen Fuller Group operates under one umbrella and one common platform to deliver an integrated suite of talent management solutions throughout four business units focused on the acquisition, assessment, and acceleration of talent. EF|IMD conducts senior executive search, TalentKinect executes mid-management recruitment projects, iDestiny offers a variety of leadership assessment, development, and coaching solutions, while EFG|Advisory delivers talent assessment and advisory services to enhance governance best practices in corporate Boards and maximize transaction value for Private Equity Groups.
The firm specializes primarily in three primary industry verticals – tech communications & media, pharmaceuticals & life sciences, and the consumer sectors for blue-chip client organizations worldwide.