Visiting IKA Japan

IKA Owner and President René Stiegelmann touring Japan

February 2017 - IKA Owner and President René Stiegelmann has visited IKA Japan.

Mr. Stiegelmann spoke with all IKA Japan employees and took an interest in their day and work. He is pictured with assembler Mr. Ogawa above.
In a meeting with IKA Japan Managing Director, Takashi Nitta, Mr. Stiegelmann discussed current marketing and sales activities, the expansion of the product assembly in Japan, as well as approved investments into personnel.
Mr. Kimoto (middle), as pictured below with Mssrs. Nitta (left) and Stiegelmann (right) was promoted to Assistant Sales Manager for Laboratory and Analytical Technology. Mr. Kimoto has been with IKA Japan for 9 years and will continue to focus on growing the IKA market share in the Japanese laboratory industry.

Mr. Stiegelmann continued his trip with a one day visit to Tokyo, before inviting the IKA Japan team to dinner at a traditional Japanese restaurant, as well as to a private river cruise catering delicious seafood in Osaka.