Changes For Subaru In U.S.

Posted on September 28, 2011

A number of personnel changes have been announced at Subaru Industrial Power Products, Lake Zurich, Ill., following the untimely passing of President Jay Peck on Aug. 10. Keisuke "Casey" Ishii has been appointed president and chief executive officer. Formerly director of engineering, Ishii has spent more than 30 years at Subaru and its parent company, Fuji Heavy Industries.

Brad Murphy has been appointed executive vice president and chief operating officer and Ken Hori has been named senior vice-president and chief financial officer. Murphy previously was vice president of sales and marketing, while Hori has held a variety of positions in more than 25 years with the company, including overseeing the company’s former Hudson, Wis., manufacturing facility.

Subaru markets a broad range of industrial gasoline engines, as well as power products such as portable generators and construction pumps.