As of May 25, 2021, PUNCH INDUSTRY USA INC., the American subsidiary of tool and die component maker, PUNCH INDUSTRY CO. LTD. of Tokyo, Japan, welcomes a new president, Hiroshi Noguchi.
Prior to joining PIUS, Noguchi served as General Manager of Marketing for Europe and the Americas at PUNCH INDUSTRY CO. LTD.’s head office in Tokyo, Japan which supports PUNCH INDUSTRY USA’s business development in the Americas. With over 23 years-experience at PUNCH INDUSTRY, he has first-hand experience in supplying mold and die components into the worldwide injection molding, metal stamping, automotive, medical and food & beverage markets.
In addition to regional assignments in Japan, Noguchi has served in overseas sales and management roles in India, Indonesia and China. For 7 years, he resided in China during which time he managed local staff members in the Marketing Department at PUNCH INDUSTRY Dalian in Dalian, China. Noguchi's knowledge of our Dalian manufacturing facility, Chinese culture and Mandarin language, will be an asset to the American team at PUNCH INDUSTRY USA as the Dalian facility is the largest of PUNCH’s 12 global manufacturing facilities and produces a large part of the custom mold and die components supplied by PUNCH INDUSTRY USA into the American market.
The former president, Hiro Morikubo, will be returning to the head office in Tokyo, Japan and continue to be involved in supporting development at PUNCH INDUSTRY USA in a new role as Executive Office/Overseas Supervisor.
Account Executive & New Business Development
PUNCH INDUSTRY USA INC.