Ferguson takes on robotics role

Posted on Nov 14 2016 - 8:05am by Editorial Content

Duncan Ferguson, who was appointed Director of ProGraphics for Epson Europe

Duncan Ferguson, Executive Director

Duncan Ferguson, Executive Director

in 2007, has been promoted to Epson Europe’s senior management team as Executive Director of Professional Printing & Robotics.

In his new role, he will continue to extend Epson’s portfolio of professional inkjet solutions and expand into new markets and applications.

His remit includes the sale of Epson’s advanced robotic automated manufacturing technology into industrial applications. Epson, already the world’s eighth-largest manufacturer of robots, plans to grow robotics into a ¥100 billion business by 2025. In addition to improving the way products are manufactured, Epson is developing its robots to handle day-to-day repetitive tasks within the service sector.