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electronics executive

Masaharu Sumikawa, electronics executive.

Background

Sumikawa, Masaharu was born on July 2, 1943.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Precision Machinery Engineering, University Tokyo, 1972.

Career

Joined Hitachi, Ltd., 1972, various positions, 1972—1995, deputy general manager, Hitachi Works, 1995—1999, general manager, thermal & hydroelectric system division, power & industrial system group, 1999—2001, Chief Executive Officer, industrial system, power & industrial system group, 2001—2006, senior corporation officer, industrial system, power & industrial system group, 2001—2002, president, industrial system, power & industrial system group, 2002, senior executive managing director, industrial system, power & industrial system group, 2002—2003, director, industrial system, power & industrial system group, 2002—2006. Board directors Hitachi Metals, Ltd., 2003. Senior vice president, power system & industrial system, automotive system, production engineering and technical Hitachi, Ltd., 2003—2004, executive officer, power system & industrial system, automotive system, production engineering and technical, 2003—2006, executive vice president, power system & industrial system, automotive system, production engineering and technical, 2004—2006.

President, Chief Executive Officer Hitachi Plant Technologies, Ltd., 2006—2010, chairman, representative executive officer, since 2010. Board directors Hitachi, Ltd., since 2010.