Helge Puhlmann has been European President of YAMAICHI ELECTRONICS since 2001. He handles all management responsibilities regarding the European market. Helge Puhlmann is the founder and one of the managing directors of the predecessor company from which YAMAICHI ELECTRONICS Germany emerged in 1992. In the first years, his main tasks included building up long-term relationships with key accounts, establishing various European subsidiaries, setting up the European design center and putting together a strong management team. In the past years, he focused on the establishment of an independent production in Europe as well as the definition of the future product strategy.