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NUNSPEET, Netherlands (Jan 2) – Shimano announces a change in the leadership at their European base in Nunspeet, Holland. Satoshi Yuasa is leaving Europe for Japan, where he will become Senior Vice President of Bicycle Component sales. Out of the past 23 years, he and his family spent 20 outside of Japan – reason enough […]

NUNSPEET, Netherlands (Jan 2) – Shimano announces a change in the leadership at their European base in Nunspeet, Holland. Satoshi Yuasa is leaving Europe for Japan, where he will become Senior Vice President of Bicycle Component sales. Out of the past 23 years, he and his family spent 20 outside of Japan – reason enough to go ‘back home’!
The changes in Nunspeet are: Marc van Rooij has been assigned as Managing Director of Shimano Europe Holding BV, which he will combine with his current job as managing Director of Shimano Benelux. Frank Peiffer has been assigned as Managing Director of Shimano Europe BV, and Pierangelo Zanetta has been assigned of Managing Director of Shimano Europe Fishing Holding BV. (MH)

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