Senior R&D Manager
Learning & Vision
Sugiri heads the Learning & Vision Team of skilled, experienced, and passionate specialists in artificial intelligence (AI) at Panasonic R&D Center Singapore.
He leads the team to contribute to Panasonic’s businesses in various market segments, as evident in the commercialization of products that have adopted the team’s output consistently in the past few years – and counting.
Under his leadership, the team has also achieved numerous external and internal accolades.
He has also been actively involved in forging local and regional collaborations by leveraging the ecosystem and the opportunities available in Singapore and the region.
Sugiri graduated with B.Eng and M.Eng degrees from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. He joined Panasonic R&D Center Singapore in 2003 and has accumulated experience in technical and management skills.
He has obtained Executive Certificate in Engineering Leadership from Nanyang Business School and Executive Certificate in Leadership and People Management from Singapore Management University.
In line with Panasonic’s core values, he believes in “make people before products” and gathers the collective wisdom of his team.