Joined Sony Corporation in 1960. After devoting himself to establishing overseas operations in Switzerland and France, he took on leading positions of the audio and video businesses before being appointed a board director in 1989. During his tenure as top management at Sony, as president from 1995 to 2000 and as chairman and Group CEO from 2000 to 2005, he created new IT and networked businesses, such as the VAIO computer, mobile products with Ericsson, Internet service businesses leveraging Sony’s entertainment contents, and others, to transform Sony into a unique networked “AVIT” company.
A graduate of the University of Tokyo Faculty of Medicine.
Currently Visiting Professor at MIT and Columbia University, Professor Emeritus at the University of Tokyo, and Chairman of the Health and Global Policy Institute.
|Company||Quantum Leaps Corporation|
|Founder & CEO||Nobuyuki Idei|
|Auditor||Ryosuke Koike (OKUNO & PARTNERS)|
|Address Access||Parkside Six, 502, 9-5-12 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo, Japan 107-0052|