GTM-MDX3HJT
Skip to main content
  1. Home >
  2. About Fujitsu >
  3. News >
  4. Press Releases >
  5. 2008 >
  6. Fujitsu Appoints Tetsuo Urano as Interim President and CEO of Fujitsu Consulting

Fujitsu Appoints Tetsuo Urano as Interim President and CEO of Fujitsu Consulting

Fujitsu Consulting to maximize opportunities for continued growth under new leadership

Fujitsu Consulting

Edison, NJ, January 16, 2008

Fujitsu Consulting, the North America consulting and services arm of Fujitsu Limited, today announced that Tetsuo Urano the current Chairman of the Board of Directors of Fujitsu Consulting has also been appointed as the company’s interim President and CEO. Mr. Urano replaces John Rose, who has left the company. In his role as Chairman, Mr. Urano has been directly involved in the company’s current strategic direction and the development of its operational capabilities. In taking on the additional roles of Interim President and CEO, he will now provide day-to-day leadership until a successor is appointed.

“Over the past four years, Fujitsu Consulting has undergone a significant transformation, including having made several strategic acquisitions and almost tripling its staff of IT professionals in North American and Indian offshore delivery operations. This has helped us to expand our customer base, grow revenue, develop new capabilities and increase our market presence,” said Mr. Urano. “We remain focused on enhancing our professional services capabilities and responding to our clients’ evolving needs in order to realize the full potential and value of our investments.”

About Fujitsu Consulting

A trusted provider of management and technology consulting to business and government, Fujitsu Consulting is the North American consulting and services arm of the $53-billion Fujitsu group. Fujitsu Consulting integrates the core expertise of the Fujitsu companies and its partners to deliver complete solutions in the areas of enterprise information management, packaged application implementation, IT modernization, IT governance, managed services and business process services. Through its full range of IT consulting, implementation and management services and its industry-recognized strategic approach, Macroscope®, Fujitsu Consulting enables clients to build more value into their IT investments and drive their leadership in the marketplace.
For more information, please see: us.fujitsu.com/consulting

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is a leading provider of IT-based business solutions for the global marketplace. With approximately 160,000 employees supporting customers in 70 countries, Fujitsu combines a worldwide corps of systems and services experts with highly reliable computing and communications products and advanced microelectronics to deliver added value to customers. Headquartered in Tokyo, Fujitsu Limited (TSE:6702) reported consolidated revenues of 5.3 trillion yen (US$53 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2008
For more information, please see: http://www.fujitsu.com

Press Contact

Phone: Phone: 416 594 4759
E-mail: E-mail: Ron.Mitchell@ca.fujitsu.com
Company:Fujitsu Consulting

Date: January 16, 2008
City: Edison, NJ