President / CEO
In this position, Mr. Horikawa is responsible for all aspects of OKI Data Americas, Inc., headquartered in Irving, Texas.
Most recently, Horikawa was Deputy President of ODA, where he was responsible for North American sales and marketing in addition to the Latin American operations including sales, marketing, finance, legal, human resources, systems and services.
Mr. Horikawa joined OKI Data Americas in 1998 as Marketing Manager of OKI Data do Brasil. He took over responsibility for Channel Sales in 2001, was named Sales Manager in 2002, became General Manager in 2003, and President of OKI Data do Brasil in 2008. He has 22 years of service within the OKI organization.
Prior to joining OKI Data, Mr. Horikawa held management positions in marketing and sales at Hewlett-Packard, Philips Electronics, Apple Computer and IBM.
Mr. Horikawa has an engineering degree in Aeronautics from Instituto Tecnólogico de Aeronáutica, a degree in Electronics from Escola Técnica Federal de São Paulo and a business administration degree from Fundacão Getúlio Vargas - São Paulo.