Student, Tokyo University, 1955.
Joined Sumitomo Bank Ltd., Tokyo, 1955, director, 1980—1984, manager director, 1984—1985, senior manager director, 1985—1990, deputy president, 1990—1993, president, 1993-1997, chairman, 1997—2001, advisory, since 2001. Chairman Federation of Bankers' Associations, 1994—1995. Member Board Directors Nippon Electric Corporation Corporation, since 2000.
Member of board, Nippon Electric Corporation, Matsushita, Komatsu Ltd.
Married Sawako Morikawa.