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Engineer

Toshihiko Sakai, Japanese engineer. Submit referee Textile Machinery Society Japan. Fellow Textile Institute (United Kingdom); member Society Fiber Science and Technology Japan, Society Automotive Engineer, The NPO Research Association New Industry Creation (senior mn. director since 2001), Nagoya Junior Chamber (executive vice president 1982).

Background

Sakai, Toshihiko was born on July 17, 1943 in Nagoya, Aichi, Japan. Son of Saichi and Yoshie (Taguchi) Sakai.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan, 1967. Master of Science, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1970. Doctor of Philosophy, U.M.I.S.T., United Kingdom, 1974.

Career

Associate engineer Toyota Central R. & D. Laboratories, Inc., Aichi, Japan, 1967-1975, researcher, 1975-1984, senior researcher, 1984-1995. Manager technical secretariat Toyota Central Research and Development Laboratories, Inc., Aichi, 1982—1989, Chief Executive Officer staff, 1991—1995, general manager, 1989—1995. Councilor Tsuchiya Limited company, Nagaya, Japan, 1995.

Director, board directors Overseas Operations, 1995—2000. Senior managing director National Informatics Centre Corporation (Venture Capital), Nagoya, Japan, since 2001. Executive vice president, chief operating officer Techno Search, Inc., Nagoya, 2004—2009, counselor, since 2009.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals. Inventor and patentee in field.

Membership

Submit referee Textile Machinery Society Japan. Fellow Textile Institute (United Kingdom). Member Society Fiber Science and Technology Japan, Society Automotive Engineer, The NPO Research Association New Industry Creation (senior mn. director since 2001), Nagoya Junior Chamber (executive vice president 1982).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, golf.

Connections

Married Junko Fukuoka, October 7, 1971. Children: Eiji, Kenji. Married Natsuko Kamei, November 25, 1989.

Children: Rei, Rui.

father:
Saichi Sakai

mother:
Yoshie (Taguchi) Sakai

spouse:
Junko Fukuoka

spouse:
Natsuko Kamei

child:
Eiji Sakai

child:
Kenji Sakai

child:
Rei Sakai

child:
Rui Sakai