Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America Corrugating Machinery Division Announces New Senior Vice President, Service and Operations for North America

The Corrugating Machinery Division of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, a leading supplier of corrugating and box-making machinery, is pleased to announce the assignment of Darrold Phillips as its new Senior Vice President, Service and Operations for North America, effective on June 1, 2021.

Phillips joined Mitsubishi in 2002 as a Field Service Engineer. In his nearly two decades with the company, he has served as a Customer Service Engineer, Manager and Director of Customer Service, and, since 2019, the Vice President, Service.

In his new role, Phillips will be leading operations in the Service, Spare Parts, Warehouse Operation and Engineering businesses. 

“I am looking forward to overseeing the next generation of service and technology to build on Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America’s role as the number one service provider in the corrugated business,” said Phillips. “My plan is to continue to serve the company and help it deliver on its promise to support our customers with the highest quality machinery and service as the corrugating industry emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic.”

After graduating Control Data Institute and attending Rochester Institute of Technology, Phillips started his career with Langston Corrugated as a Field Engineer, installing and servicing corrugated machinery in the U.S. and across Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa, South America and Australia.

“We are thrilled with Darrold’s nomination as Senior Vice President, Service and Operations,” said Shoji Isoai, President, MHIA Corrugating Machinery Division. “His thorough knowledge of our business, and the trust he has earned among our growing customer base, make him the perfect match as we continue to support the growth of the corrugated industry.”