Ricoh, the leader in workplace technology has announced the appointment of Alice Lee as managing director of Ricoh Malaysia Sdn Bhd effective April.
Helming Ricoh’s Malaysian operations following her stint as chief operating officer in 2017, Lee is now responsible for driving Ricoh’s transformational strategy and ensuring Ricoh’s operations are aligned with the global strategy in the Malaysian market, following her latest appointment.
With an illustrious career and remarkable growth within the company, Lee’s journey with the company spans over two decades, covering multiple disciplines from marketing to sales.
Not only has she climbed to this pinnacle position in a short period of time but she has etched history by being the first female managing director of Ricoh’s Malaysian operations since its establishment.
Now in the managing director’s seat, Lee has set her sights on bringing about a transformational change to raise Ricoh’s flag even higher in Malaysia by embellishing the brand’s position as a total workplace technology provider while continuing to raise the bar in delivering efficient, effective and sustainable workplace solutions.
“I am honoured and humbled that this role that has been entrusted on me to lead Ricoh in Malaysia and I have all my wonderful colleagues to thank for their motivation and drive over the years.
“This serves as a stark reminder that with the right attitude, dedication and perseverance, the sky truly is the limit – and I hope my appointment inspires future both existing and future talent here at Ricoh,” said Lee.
This follows Group’s commitment to Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), in pursuit of emerging as a vibrant force by empowering workplaces.
In this regard, Ricoh’s proposition of ‘Empowering Digital Workplaces’ is about bringing vitality through innovative technology and services, enabling a smarter and more competent workforce through a people-centric approach, while respecting unique individual personality and expertise.
“Having been awarded the 2017 ‘Employer of Choice’ award in the silver category by MIHRM, I will strive to promote ‘Customer First’ oriented service among all our staff.
“Indeed, our customers are truly at the heart of everything we do as we constantly innovate and grow as a reputable brand.
“I aspire to grow the company’s revenue and profit through the ITS business and Industrial Printing business, while continuing our mission to make Ricoh an iconic technology and service-based company, recognised across the Malaysian office landscape,” she added.