Canon USA Announces SVP Executive Appointment

Canon USA Announces SVP Executive Appointment


Melville, NY—Canon USA Inc. announced an SVP executive appointment to start off the new year. N. Scott Millar was promoted to senior vice president and general manager of Corporate Human Resources, Corporate Audit, Ethics & Business Consultation and Canon Solutions America, Inc. Human Resources.

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Millar has an extensive and diverse background in developing human capital strategies as well as leading HR initiatives for the corporate and manufacturing business divisions. His responsibilities will now extend to Canon Solutions America’s direct sales business. In addition, Millar will continue to be involved with talent acquisition; talent and leadership development; total rewards; employee engagement; and HR operations, as well as support for Canon USA and Canon Solutions America.

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N. Scott Millar

Moreover, Millar will continue leading the Corporate Audit, Ethics and Business Consultation division. He oversees activities relating to standards of conduct, corporate policies and procedures, compliance with applicable laws and promoting ethical relationships across Canon Americas.

“More than ever, it is essential to our business success that we take care of our people, our greatest asset; and at the same time, strengthen our efforts to protect and enhance the Canon brand. I am confident with Mr. Millar’s strong leadership and his ability to move forward boldly and courageously, he will achieve much success in the future,” said Joe Adachi, chairman and CEO of Canon USA Inc.

Furthermore, Millar initially joined Canon Virginia, Inc., in 1992. He served as the senior director of human resources for Canon Virginia. That unit is also the company’s flagship operation for manufacturing, engineering and technical support in the Americas.