YKK AP Hires Peter Mocker to Lead Technology and Business Solutions Group

ATLANTA, GA (March 25, 2022) – Today YKK AP America Inc. (YKK AP) hired Peter Mocker as the director of its technology and business solutions group. Mocker will now lead strategy development, execution and planning of the information technology future of YKK AP.

Mocker comes to YKK AP with more than 19 years of experience in the technology industry. Most recently, he led IT project management functions at Panasonic Automotive Systems of America. Under his direction, Mocker directed and managed process improvement activities for IT demand management, project portfolio management, and project execution practices. He also led the successful selection and implementation of multiple IT operational services. 

At YKK AP, Mocker will leverage his knowledge and leadership to strengthen customer, employee, and peer-to-peer connectivity and interaction as well as system solutions to enhance the company’s operational excellence. 

“We continue to make significant progress in the way we leverage innovative technologies to improve operational excellence,” said Oliver Stepe, president of YKK AP America Inc. “Peter’s extensive IT management experience will play a crucial role in furthering our commitment to continued momentum and advancements.”

“YKK AP’s commitment to critical thinking and innovation is valued across the board, and I am proud to bring my talents to a company and team where I can create business value through innovation in technology,” said Mocker.


YKK AP America Inc. is a technology-oriented manufacturer of commercial façade systems and residential doors and windows.  With every finished good, we push the boundaries in next-generation manufacturing and create value for architectural applications.  Driven by a desire to provide exceptional service in our markets, YKK AP America builds upon our foundation of advanced engineering, vertically integrated manufacturing, and customer focus to deliver the highest level of quality at a competitive price.  Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., all building products are manufactured in our world-class production facilities located in Dublin, GA. and Macon, GA.  YKK AP America Inc. is a subsidiary of YKK Corporation of America, whose parent company is global manufacturer YKK Corporation of Japan. For more information, visit ykkap.com and follow us on Linkedin.com.

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