Matthew Searle, CIG Country Sales Director, Canon UK & Ireland
Searle has been with Canon since 1993 when he joined in a telesales role. During his time with the company he has held a number of senior positions in the UK and at Canon’s European headquarters, his most recent as Director responsible for the indirect operations of Canon UK’s Business Imaging Group.
Matthew Searle, CIG Country Sales Director of Canon UK & Ireland, commented:
“It’s superb to have the opportunity to lead Canon’s consumer arm at a very exciting time. The imaging market is evolving at a great pace and at Canon we’re looking to drive growth in new areas including consumer services as we continue to maintain our leading position in the camera market.”
Stephen Bates, Managing Director of Canon UK & Ireland, commented: “Matthew will bring a huge amount of experience and expertise to the consumer imaging group. He will be pivotal as we continue to transform and enhance our consumer offering building on our recent success.”
Searle replaces Guido Jacobs who has moved to Canon Germany as Consumer Imaging Country Director.