New Managing Director For Kohler In Asia

Posted on March 28, 2011

Kohler Co. announced that it has named Michael Chng as its managing director for Kohler Power Systems-Asia Pacific, reporting to Jason Struthers, president, Kohler Power Systems. Chng has full P&L responsibility for Kohler Power Systems in North Asia, Southeast Asia, and Australasia. He will oversee the daily business operations, including all regional aspects of product planning and development, sales, engineering, quality, purchasing, inventory management, manufacturing, distribution and account management, along with customer support and service. He will also drive business improvement initiatives the company.

Prior to joining Kohler, Chng served as managing director for Astrid Electronics, where he was responsible for the start-up of the Singapore and Malaysia joint ventures between EDPN Technologies and Astrid Electronics, Italy. He also served in general manager positions at both of TAMCO Systems and Invensys Energy Systems.