KASAOKA Kazuyuki (1957, Japan Osaka citizen) has been a member of the board director since March 1995, then CEO and President since March 2004. Before joining Osaka Vacuum, Ltd., he was a management chief consultant of the Japan Management Systems, Inc. in Tokyo. The Japan Management Systems, Inc. which was established as the subsidiary company of the Industrial Bank of Japan (currently known as Mizuho Financial Group) is one of the excellent management consulting firms in Japan even now.
He studied accounting and economics at the Kwansei Gakuin University Graduate School near Osaka city. He holds two master degrees, a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Economics (ME). He is a member of the Japanese Association for International Accounting Studies. Besides, he is familiar with Chinese economic history due to study a financial history in Shanghai from the Qing dynasty era to 1948 before establishing the People’s Republic of China. He is Japanese, English and Mandarin speaker.