Established February 5, 1988
Capital 54,259 million yen
Office location Hikari West Gate Bldg. 1-4-10
Nishi-Ikebukuro Toshima-ku, Tokyo
171-0021, Japan

Business activities Corporate Business
Shop Business

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Board of Directors

Yasumitsu Shigeta (1965)
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Yasumitsu Shigeta founded Hikari Tsushin, Inc. in 1988 when he was 21 years old. Starting up the company with just 1 million yen and three employees, he quickly made it one of the largest distributors in Japan. He became the youngest CEO of a public company when Hikari Tsushin registered its shares in JASDAQ and it was listed on the TSE.
Takeshi Tamamura (1970)
President and Chief Operating Officer
Takeshi Tamamura joined the company in 1991. Before he was appointed President in 2003, he successively held prominent positions in the company’s core business segments such as the OA equipment business, mobile phone business, and Internet business.
Hideaki Wada (1973)
Executive Vice President
Koh Gidoh (1963)
Director, Head of Administrative Headquarters
Seiya Ohwada (1974)
Masato Takahashi (1978)
Masataka Watanabe (1968)
Director, Committee for audit
Ichiro Takano (1956)
External Director, Committee for audit
Ken Niimura (1963)
External Director, Committee for audit
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