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Greg Kilrea becomes president of TOMY International as Pete Henseler moves roles

TOMY International is reorganizing its leadership to position the company for expanded global growth

Pete Henseler, formerly the president of TOMY, will become a non-operating chairman of the TOMY International Board. In his new role, Henseler will remain a key advisor for the company. He has spent more than 40 years in the kids’ consumer products industry at companies like Hasbro, and has spent the last 26 years in executive management roles at TOMY. Henseler also served as a board member for The Toy Association for three terms, as well as board chairman of The Toy Foundation.

Greg Kilrea now assumes the role of president of TOMY International for the Americas and Europe. Kilrea has been with TOMY International for 15 years and has most recently served as chief operating officer.

In addition, Rod Voss will step into the role of chief operating officer.