Chairman of the Board
1971, joined IBM Japan; held several management positions, including 1995, Member of the Board. Since 2008, Director and Executive Vice-President, Benesse Holdings; concurrently, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, Berlitz Corporation, part of the language business unit of Benesse and headquartered in Princeton, New Jersey and Tokyo, Japan. Chairman, J-Win, Japan Women's Innovative Network, a non-profit organization that promotes diversity. Member of the Board, Sony Corporation.