Toshiba Forms New Company with Focus on Mobile

idgToshiba is going mobile-first down under in latest venture.

Toshiba America Information Systems announced Wednesday the creation of a wholly owned Australian subsidiary, in Toshiba Client Solutions ANZ Pty Limited.

This new Toshiba subsidiary, we’re told, will focus on delivering business-to-business mobile computing solutions and services to Enterprise, Government, Education and SMB markets in both Australia and New Zealand.

The new company will operate out of Sydney, Australia, and Mark Whittard will serve as the company’s Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer.

“Transitioning the mobile computing business out from Toshiba (Australia) Pty Ltd and aligning with Toshiba America Information Systems reaffirm Toshiba’s commitment to maintaining its mobile computing business in Australia and New Zealand,” says Mark Whittard, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Toshiba Client Solutions ANZ. “This new entity will deliver expanded offerings and improved business efficiencies resulting in best-in-class solutions for our professional customers.”