Mitsubishi Electric a global, leading green technology company, has re affirmed their commitment to Ireland with the announcement of a multi-million euro investment in their Irish operations.

Spearheading this new development is Ciarán Moody, who takes up the post of General Manger for Ireland. At the ceremony to announce Ciaráns appointment and to open a new state of the art customer training and technology facility at their Ballymount offices, Ciarán added

“Mitsubishi Electric has a strong heritage in Ireland going back over 30 years and the latest investment demonstrates Mitsubishi Electric’s confidence in the Irish branch and in the Irish economic recovery.”

In addition, the investment in Ireland also represents a jobs boost with staff levels increasing in recent months across the two divisions of Mitsubishi Electric. Those divisions driving growth in the area of sales and marketing across Ireland are the Factory Automation division, which offers a vast range of automation and processing technologies, and the Living Environmental Systems division offering solutions to heat, cool and ventilate your world.

About Mitsubishi Electric

With over 90 years of experience in providing reliable, high-quality products to both corporate clients and general consumers all over the world, Mitsubishi Electric Corporation is a recognized world leader in the manufacture, marketing and sales of electrical and electronic equipment used in information processing and communications, space development and satellite communications, consumer electronics, industrial technology, as well as in products for the energy sector, water and waste water, transportation and building equipment.

With around 121.000 employees the company recorded consolidated group sales of 29,5 billion Euro* in the fiscal year ended March 31, 2013.

Our sales offices, research & development centres and manufacturing plants are located in over 30 countries.

Mitsubishi Electric Europe, Industrial Automation – Ireland Branch is located in Dublin Ireland. It is a part of the European Factory Automation Business Group based in Ratingen, Germany which in turn is part of Mitsubishi Electric Europe B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Japan.

The role of Industrial Automation – Ireland Branch is to manage sales, service and support across its network of local distributors throughout Ireland.

*Exchange rate 120,69 Yen = 1 Euro, Stand 31.3.2013 (Source: Deutsche Bundesbank)

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