Renesas Electronics Announces Executive Personnel Change

TOKYO--()--Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the following change in its Corporate Officer.

Outline of the Change in Corporate Officer (As of July 1, 2018)

[New Corporate Officer]

Name   As of July 1, 2018
Olav Schulte   Senior Vice President and Deputy General Manager of Automotive Solution Business Unit, Renesas Electronics Corporation

See below for brief biography of the newly appointed Corporate Officer.

Biography of the Newly Appointed Corporate Officer

Name: Olav Schulte
DATE OF BIRTH       January 15th, 1967
Oct 1990 Joined Behr GmbH
Apr 1995 Joined Whirlpool / Bauknecht Hausgeräte GmbH
Jan 1997 Joined Johnson Electric Engineering GmbH
May 2001 R&D Manager and General Manager, Johnson Electric Engineering GmbH
Feb 2004 R&D Manager, Automotive Actuators, IMS Gear GmbH
Feb 2006 Managing Director, Star Corporation / Berger Elektronik GmbH
Sep 2011 Technical Director, Norgren GmbH
May 2013 Managing Director & COO, Nidec Motors & Actuators Europe
Oct 2013 Managing Director & CEO, Nidec Motors & Actuators Europe

About Renesas Electronics Corporation

Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) delivers trusted embedded design innovation with complete semiconductor solutions that enable billions of connected, intelligent devices to enhance the way people work and live—securely and safely. A global leader in microcontrollers, analog, power, and SoC products and integrated platforms, Renesas provides the expertise, quality, and comprehensive solutions for a broad range of Automotive, Industrial, Home Electronics, Office Automation and Information Communication Technology applications to help shape a limitless future. Learn more at


Renesas Electronics Corporation
Gen Takahashi, + 81-3-6773-3001

Release Summary

Renesas today announced a change in its Corporate Officer.


Renesas Electronics Corporation
Gen Takahashi, + 81-3-6773-3001