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Kazuo Okamoto

Kazuo Okamoto, Japanese automotive executive.

Background

  • Okamoto, Kazuo was born on February 20, 1944 in Toyama, Japan.

  • Education

    • Degree in Aeronautical Engineering, University Tokyo, 1967.

    Career

    • Joined Toyota Motor Corporation, 1967, chief engineer, vehicle development center I, manager, body engineering division, 1982—1989, chief engineer, vehicle development programs, 1989—1992, general manager, 1992—1995, general manager, body engineering division II, 1995—1996, board directors, 1996—1999, supervisor, product development, 1999—2000, executive vice president, since 2000, managing director, 2001—2003, senior managing director, 2003—2005, vice chairman, since 2008.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, hiking, gardening.

    Connections

    • Married Michiko Okamoto. 2 children.
    • spouse: Michiko Okamoto
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    Born February 20, 1944
    (age 73)
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    • 1967
      University Tokyo
    • 1982 - 1989
      Joined Toyota Motor Corporation
    • 1999
      Joined Toyota Motor Corporation
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