Toshiba Tec Corp. has promoted Leon Roberge to the post of CIO at its two U.S.-based companies, Toshiba America Business Solutions and Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions. Roberge had been responsible for the IT departments at the two companies since being named VP of IT in 2016, and had served 16 years in senior IT roles at other Toshiba companies.
Roberge will be responsible for developing global IT strategy and information security policies and standards, along with establishing the organizations’ IT architecture, managing vendors and suppliers and developing staff.
As VP of IT at Toshiba America, Roberge adopted initiatives standardizing, consolidating and reducing costs through the development of shared service centers servicing multiple Toshiba companies.
Toshiba Tec Corp. is a Toshiba group company headquartered in Japan with more than 80 subsidiaries worldwide. The company provides technology solutions across multiple industries including retail, education, business services, hospitality and manufacturing.