June 19, 2019 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
June 19, 2019 – OMRON has appointed Andy Zosel has been appointed as the new president and CEO of its OMRON Microscan business located in Renton, Washington.
Zosel joined Microscan in 1997 as a design engineer and has since held several leadership positions in customer service, marketing and engineering. Most recently, he served as senior vice-president of engineering and commercial operations for OMRON Microscan.
According to Nigel Blakeway, managing executive officer, chairman of OMRON Management Centers of America, Europe and Asia Pacific, “Andy began his career with Microscan over 22 years ago and has progressively grown his career with the organization during this time. I am confident Andy will continue to successfully lead the organization well into the future.”
“I am excited about the opportunity to lead the OMRON Microscan team,” says Zosel. “OMRON has significantly invested in engineering talent. We have a great team and a compelling roadmap of solutions that will help our customers meet the future demands of traceability. Our focus is on delivering the next generation of traceability solutions that will combine automatic identification with OMRON’s unique “innovative-Automation” concept to improve total production visibility.”
Since the acquisition of Microscan Systems, OMRON has invested in the development of new products and integrating code readers with OMRON’s automation technology.