Date of birth 3 December 1946
Profession   Advisor Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

Education    Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Tokyo

June2004 –  President, Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

June 2002 – June 2004   Managing Director, Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

June 2000 – June 2002       Director and General Manager Micro Technology Division
Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

June 1999 – June 2000       General Manager, Micro Technology Dryprocess Division, Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

March 1999 –          Non Executive Director, Surface Technology Systems plc

March 1995 – June 1999   Director, Surface Technology Systems Ltd., UK subsidiary of Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

April 1993 – March 1995   General Manager, New Business Development Department, Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

April 1987 – April 1993      Manager, Planning and Development Department, Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

November 1981 – April 1987         General Manager, European Office, Duesseldorf, Germany, Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.
             
May 1969 – November 1981          Sumitomo Precision Products Co., Ltd.

May 1969      Graduated from the University of Tokyo