DMP (Tokyo, Japan), a leading provider of GPU IP cores, announced today that George (Kazufumi) Nakagami has joined the Company in the position of Vice President of Sales & Business development reporting to Tatsuo Yamamoto, CEO.
Mr. Nakagami's responsibilities will include DMP's global sales operations in Japan, US, Europe, and Asia. Prior to joining DMP, Mr. Nakagami had a 13+ years tenure at MIPS Technologies, serving as Vice President of Japan sales and Japan Country Manager since 2006. "I am excited to have George joining the DMP team and leading our sales operations. His distinguished experience and proven track record in semiconductor industry sales, technology IP licensing, marketing, and strategic alliances will be a very significant resource to further expand our business" - Tatsuo Yamamoto.
"DMP is one of the most successful technology companies in Japan and has very unique talents and innovative technologies" said George Nakagami. "I am thrilled to join the company and help accelerate the business and deliver exceptional solutions to our customers"
DMP has also announced today the appointment of Shigeto Iwata, former Director of Sales, as Director of Strategic Business Development, reporting to Tatsuo Yamamoto. Mr. Iwata assumes the role of developing new business opportunities with focus on visual computing and premium services, but not limited to those areas.
"Visual Computing is one of the fastest growing areas and DMP is addressing this segment with Iwata-san's strong leadership. His extensive experience in managing GPU software development and sales will be instrumental in driving this new opportunity for DMP" - Tatsuo Yamamoto.
"Our goal is to deliver the most advanced visual computing solutions to our customers. DMP will be leveraging our track record in the GPU business and strong relationship with leading companies in various industries to achieve this goal" - Shigeto Iwata.