Sumitomo Heavy Industries employs over 4,300 people across Europe in a variety of sectors including cryogenics, energy, gears, motors and injection moulding machines. It acquired Invertek in the UK in 2019, Lafert in Italy in 2018 and FW Energie in the Netherlands in 2017.
Up until now the subsidiaries had been directly managed by Japan headquarters but from January 2024 they will be managed by a new European headquarters, Sumitomo Heavy Industries Europe, based in the Netherlands. The regional headquarters is intended to provide sales, accounting, and procurement-related support, as well as strengthen governance.
For more content like this, subscribe to the free Rudlin Consulting Newsletter. 最新の在欧日系企業の状況については無料の月刊Rudlin Consulting ニューズレターにご登録ください。Read More