Tag Archives: Kazuo Hirai
Wed, Oct 23, 2013 | 05:20 BST
Sony CEO Kazuo Hirai will deliver a keynote presentation at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronic Show this coming January. Sony’s consumer electronics business has taken a beating the last few years, but in the interim Hirai has been promoted from the consistently profitable Sony Computer Entertainment division to the top job, and made several promises to turn the Japanese giant around. It’ll be interesting to see the company bring its A game this year.
Thu, Aug 30, 2012 | 15:55 BST
Vita sales are in line with Sony expectations, according to Kazuo Hirai; however, Sony’s CEO admitted sales were a bit off in some regions.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 | 01:46 BST
A Sony spokesperson told Bloomberg that CEO Kazuo Hirai and several other executives will take pay cuts following four years of losses. Seven executives returned their annual bonuses over the company’s poor performance, and Sony has asked shareholders to appoint a new board of directors, including Hirai. Coincidentally, Nikkei reported yesterday that Nintendo had slashed employee bonuses and issued executive pay cuts.
Thu, Apr 12, 2012 | 13:29 BST
New CEO Kazuo Hirai has revealed Sony’s strategic plans to dig back out of several successive loss years, focussing on core businesses and making significant cuts.
Wed, Jan 11, 2012 | 10:33 GMT
Sony Computer Entertainment chairman Kazuo Hirai has flatly denied whispers of an imminent PlayStation 4 reveal at E3 in June.
Thu, Sep 01, 2011 | 00:37 BST
Sony is to unite its disparate digital entertainment services in a new platform called the Sony Entertainment Network.
Mon, Aug 08, 2011 | 02:56 BST
Japanese analysts believe Sony should follow Nintendo’s lead and lower the PS Vita’s price.
Wed, Jun 29, 2011 | 20:29 BST
Sony’s just announced the appointment of Sony Computer Entertainment Europe boss Andrew House as the president and CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment International.
Thu, Mar 10, 2011 | 12:17 GMT
PlayStation boss Kazuo Hirai has been promoted to executive deputy president of Sony, and may take over as chief executive when current incumbent Howard Stringer retires.