Sony to establish Sony Semiconductor Solutions
Operations related to the semiconductor business will be transferred to Sony Semiconductor Solutions.
R&D, business control, sales and other operations related to the semiconductor business, which are currently overseen by business groups and R&D units within Sony Corporation, will be transferred to Sony Semiconductor Solutions. The new company will aim to commence operations on April 1, 2016.
In the storage media business, business functions currently located within Sony Corporation will be transferred to Sony Storage Media and Devices Corporation, which currently engages in manufacturing. ■