Kaoru Watanabe, is currently a Manager of Product Management Group at Ricoh’s Solution Development Center Americas.
He is responsible for product planning/ generation with the business perspectives.
Joined Ricoh USA, Inc in 2009, he engaged on defining, promoting Ricoh Integrated Cloud Environment,
Cloud-based application for RICOH Multi-Function Printers, establishing the partnerships with various partners in the area.
Most recently he worked on business plan/product definition for newly release RICOH Cloud Workflow
Solution integrating with Kintone aiming to alleviate data entry.
Before joining RICOH, he spent over 20 years with Hewlett-Packard Company and worked at Consumer Inkjet Printer
product marketing, immersed himself in consumer space defining various different solutions in both U.S. and Japan.
His most recent passion is to figure out how to help Small and Medium Customers workflow and bring them cloud-based
enterprise-class solutions with affordable price.