Nidec Names New CEO

Nidec Motor Corp. (NMC), a global manufacturer of motors, drives, and automated systems, has named Henk van Duijnhoven as its chief executive officer and ACIM (Appliances, Commercial, and Industrial Motors) global business Leader. Most recently, van Duijnhoven was a partner and managing director of The Boston Consulting Group, where he was responsible for business turnaround, mergers and acquisitions, and strategy planning for clients in the Industrial and Medtech markets. He holds a Bachelor of Sciences degree from the College of Automotive Engineering and a Masters of Business Administration from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

The NMC product line features a full line of high efficiency motors which serve the oil and gas, gas compression, industrial, power generation, and other industries.