Oct. 16, 2020: Asics announced multiple executive moves today including the appointment of Richard Sullivan to the president and COO roles for its North Americas business. Sullivan, who joined the brand in 2016 as the president of Asics Canada, last served as the Asics North America EVP. Other changes to the Asics North America leadership include Barbara Turner assuming the chief administrative officer role and Sean Condon being named VP of omnichannel. These changes are effective Nov. 1. Also, the current CEO of Asics North America, Koichiro Kodama, will assume a new global role as Asics’ managing executive officer, which will be based in Kobe, Japan. And in January 2021, Naomichi Hatori will become the EVP of strategy for Asics North America.