Bridgewater-based Brother International Corp. announced Kazufumi Ikeda has become the chairman of its board of directors and Don Cummins, also a BIC-USA board member, has become president of BIC-USA.
Brother International Corp. is a provider of home office and business products, home appliances for sewing and crafting, as well as industrial solutions.
Ikeda came to BIC-USA in 2013 and has served as president since 2014. He first joined Brother Industries in 1985 and held various positions with the Brother Group, including general manager of corporate planning for BIL and deputy managing director responsible for general management of Brother International Germany GmbH.
Cummins joined Brother USA in 1985, beginning his career in various product management roles and then transitioning through several leadership roles from director of marketing in 1992, to vice president of marketing in 1997, to senior vice president in 2004. He became executive vice president for all company sales and marketing in 2019.