Joichi Aoi, Japanese manufacturing executive. Decorated officer National Order of Merit (France), 1992; recipient Medal with Blue Ribbon, Japanese Government, 1990. Member Japan Association Corporation Executives, Keidanren (vice chairman since 1994).
Aoi, Joichi was born on March 30, 1926 in Okayama, Japan. Son of Renichiro and Aeko Aoi.
Bachelor of Science, Tokyo University, 1948.
Vice president Toshiba Corporation, Tokyo, 1978-1981, senior vice president, 1981-1982, executive vice president, 1982-1984, senior executive vice president, 1984-1987, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1987-1992, chairman board, 1992-1996, advisory to board, from 1996.
Member Japan Association Corporation Executives, Keidanren (vice chairman since 1994).
Married Shigeyo Ohae. Children: Motoko Takahashi, Yuko Morita, Yoji.