Casino gaming supplier Aruze Gaming Australia announced Tuesday the appointment of Mitsuhiro Miyazaki as Senior Vice President of Product Management for its Asia Pacific regions, including Australia, and New Zealand.
Miyazaki brings over 14 years of extensive experience in the gaming industry, in which he has held senior executive positions. Before joining Aruze, he was Managing Director of Konami Australia, Pty Ltd following multiple senior leadership roles in R&D and international sales & operations at Konami Gaming, Inc. in the United States.
As SVP of Product Management Mitsuhiro will oversee Aruze’s product planning and roadmaps for the region. Miyazaki will help develop and implement strategies for the company products within R&D, compliance, and sales, as well as help drive the organization along with other senior management.
He will also subsequently act as a Director of Aruze Gaming Australia Pty. Ltd. (pending licensing) along with Robert Ziems (Director & President of Aruze Gaming America) and Cameron Louis (Managing Director).
“Mr. Miyazaki’s R&D and Product knowledge will be a tremendous asset to our team,” said Aruze’s Global CTO and Chairman, Masumi Fujisawa. “We believe the wealth of experience that Mr. Miyazaki brings with him will help strengthen Aruze’s product research, planning, and roadmaps throughout the Asia Pacific region.”
Prior to his career in gaming, Miyazaki served in project management and engineering roles at Hitachi, Ltd as well as Renesas Technology Corporation. He received a Master of Business Administration from TiasNimbas University in the Netherlands, a Master of Science in Engineering from Princeton University in the United States, and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Osaka University, Japan.