Panasonic Avionics Appoints Regional Vice President-China

Panasonic Avionics Corporation (Panasonic) has appointed Donny Cheah, as Regional Vice President, China.

Donny will also serve as the President of Panasonic Avionics (China) Co., Ltd. (PACN) which will be newly established in Shanghai, China this year. In his business management role, Donny will oversee account management, customer support, repairs & maintenance, media & creative services, along with the service functions of quality, human resources, IT, and customs compliance in the China region.

Donny brings 25 years of experience and most recently was President & CEO at Sumitomo Drive Technologies, with P&L responsibility for China and Hong Kong. Prior to this, Donny spent almost 15 years at Singapore Telecommunications Ltd, where he held several positions, including: Managing Director of China, Senior Director of Global Accounts, and Regional Head of Australia, India, Middle East, and subsequently Europe and U.S.

Donny holds a Masters in Business Administration from University of Strathclyde in Glasgow, Scotland and a Bachelor of Business, Marketing and Management from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia.