related to ATMOsphere Asia 2016
published on 9 February 2016
Tetsuro Homma, Senior Vice-President of Panasonic Corporation, identified and explained the factors that are driving business towards natural refrigerants. Homma highlighted Panasonic’s growing product range and its widening geographical reach, with its acquisition of Hussmann and its strengthening in the Asia Region.
Tetsuro Homma has been involved in the industry since joining Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. in 1985. In 2006, he joined AVC Networks Company (part of Devices Business Group) as the Director of the Media Business Unit. After one year as the General Manager of the Corporate Strategy Division at the Corporate Planning Group, Homma joined Panasonic Corp. as an Executive Officer. He served as Senior Vice President in the Appliances Company there, where he was in charge of the Cold Chain Business, and as the Director of the Refrigerator Business Division. In April 2014, he took charge of the Cold Chain & Home Appliances Business. In 2015, Mr. Homma became President of Applicances Company, and was the Managing Executive Officer before taking on the role of Managing Director and Member of the Board at Panasonic Corporation.