Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor do Brasil Ltda. Announces Change in Leadership


Piracicaba, São Paulo – November 1, 2019 – Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor do Brasil Ltda. (MCO-B) today announced the appointment of Keiji Tagawa as President and Chairman of the Board, effective November 1, 2019. He succeeds Jin Yamada, who is appointed Senior Advisor with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor Corporation (MCO) in Hiroshima, Japan.

Mr. Tagawa began his career at MHI as a plant engineer for manufacturing, designing and construction and engaged in production improvement activity. He moved to MCO and worked in project group for facility investment and in business strategy group for business planning.

“I express my deepest respect to Mr. Yamada, our former president. I always stay at our customer’s viewpoint and do my best to play a part in the growth of this region”

Mr. Tagawa is based at MCO-B’s headquarters in Piracicaba, São Paulo.