Canon USA, Inc. announced that it has promoted one of its executives to the position of HR head, with responsibilities extending beyond HR. N. Scott Millar has been appointed as senior vice-president and general manager of Corporate Human Resources, Corporate Audit, Ethics and Business Consultation, and Canon Solutions America, Inc. Human Resources.
Millar has an extensive background in developing human capital strategies and HR initiatives for corporate and manufacturing business divisions, which will help boost Canon Solutions America’s direct sales business, said Canon. He will continue to engage in talent acquisition, talent and leadership development, total rewards, employee engagement, and HR operations and support for Canon USA and Canon Solutions America.
He will also continue to manage the Corporate Audit, Ethics and Business Consultation division, and oversee activities relating to standards of conduct, corporate policies and procedures, compliance with applicable laws, and promote ethical relationships across Canon Americas. Millar joined the company in 1992 as senior director of HR at Canon Virginia, Inc.