Press release December 21, 2022
TeamViewer Announces Kazuhiro Fujii as Managing Director of TeamViewer Japan to double down on business growth in the market
Kazuhiro Fujii, a seasoned IT industry specialist with over 30 years of experience, will be responsible for accelerating TeamViewer’s business in the Japanese market, especially in the enterprise sector.
Goppingen (Germany) / Tokyo (Japan), December 21, 2022: TeamViewer, a leading global provider of remote connectivity and workplace digitalization solutions, today announced that Kazuhiro Fujii joined the company as Managing Director for TeamViewer Japan. Kazuhiro Fujii will be responsible for accelerating TeamViewer’s business in the Japanese market, especially in the enterprise sector. He is a seasoned IT industry specialist with over 30 years of experience, working at key technology leaders such as Oracle, Verizon and IBM. With his strong leadership skills, Kazuhiro Fujii has built high-performing teams and developed well-functioning go-to-market strategies in his previous roles. Especially his ability to create new revenue streams for enterprise business make him a strong addition to TeamViewer Japan.
TeamViewer’s APAC President Sojung Lee said: “Japan is known worldwide as a pioneer when it comes to digitalization. And the pandemic has shown that there is a lot of potential in SMBs as well as enterprises, especially when it comes to digitalizing work processes and improving efficiency. I am excited to welcome Kazuhiro Fujii as Managing Director of TeamViewer Japan. With his proven leadership skills and strong track record of successful enterprise business growth, he will contribute to increasing our market share in Japan while supporting local customers to achieve digital transformation across their entire business activities.”
Kazuhiro Fujii started his career at IBM Japan where he engaged with a wide range of solutions and managed a team of business development and sales representatives, planning and executing the channel business strategy. Afterwards, he was Senior Sales Director Finance/Product Strategy at Oracle Corporation Japan. In his next role, he served as Director Application Platform at Microsoft Japan, managing a team of 60 sales representatives responsible for sales to major companies in the manufacturing, finance, telecommunications, and public sectors. Additionally, he served as Executive Officer and President of Verizon Japan. Most recently, Kazuhiro Fujii worked as Country Manager for different fast-growing technology companies in Japan.
Kazuhiro Fujii said: “I am very excited to join TeamViewer and work with my colleagues in Japan to deliver exceptional business progress. I will support in further strengthening TeamViewer’s position in the Japanese market, with a particular focus on enterprise solutions for the digital transformation of business-critical processes. In close collaboration with customers and partners, I will strive to demonstrate the value of TeamViewer’s remote connectivity and augmented reality solutions in creating a smart and efficient work environment.”
TeamViewer is a leading global technology company that provides a connectivity platform to remotely access, control, manage, monitor, and repair devices of any kind – from laptops and mobile phones to industrial machines and robots. Although TeamViewer is free of charge for private use, it has around 620,000 subscribers and enables companies of all sizes and from all industries to digitalize their business-critical processes through seamless connectivity. Against the backdrop of global megatrends like device proliferation, automation and new work, TeamViewer proactively shapes digital transformation and continuously innovates in the fields of Augmented Reality, Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence. Since the company’s foundation in 2005, TeamViewer’s software has been installed on more than 2.5 billion devices around the world. The company is headquartered in Goppingen, Germany, and employs around 1,400 people globally. In 2021, TeamViewer achieved billings of around EUR 548 million. TeamViewer AG (TMV) is listed at Frankfurt Stock Exchange and belongs to the MDAX. Further information can be found at www.teamviewer.com.