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Automotive executive

Yoichiro Okazaki, automotive executive. Member of Committee FISITA (honorary).

Background

Okazaki, Yoichiro was born on December 16, 1942.

Education

Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, 1965.

Career

Joined Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., 1965. Deputy general manitoba Sagamihara Machinery Works, 1995—1997. Chief engineer General Machinery & Components Headquarters, 1997.

President Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift American Inc., 1997—2001. Board directors Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc., 1999—2001. Director, chief coordinator General Machinery & Components Headquarters, 1999—2000.

Director, chief coordinator general machinery and special vehicle Headquarters, 2000—2001, managing director, general manager, 2001—2004. Board directors Shin Caterpillar Mitsubishi Ltd., 2001. Assistant to president Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd., 2004, board directors, since 2004.

Chairman, president, Chief Executive Officer Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, 2004—2005.

Membership

Member of Committee FISITA (honorary).