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President and Chief Executive Officer
Koji Naito

1986 April Joined Ushio Inc.
2010 April General Manager, Sales Promoting Department in Projection BU of Business Division II, Ushio Inc.
2013 April General Manager, Sales Department of Business Division II, Ushio Inc.
2014 April General Manager, Business Division III, Ushio Inc.
2014 October Executive Officer
Assistant General Manager, Light Source Business Division and General Manager, Sales Department of Light Source Business Division, Ushio Inc.
2015 April Senior Executive Officer
General Manager, Light Source Business Division, Ushio Inc.
2016 April Managing Executive Officer, Ushio Inc.
2019 April Chief Executive Officer(current), Ushio Inc.
2019 June President and Chief Executive Officer, Ushio Inc.
Present Positions
  • President and Chief Executive Officer, USHIO INC.

Founder and Honorary Adviser
Jiro Ushio

1964 March Established Ushio Inc. and served as President and CEO
1969 January President, Japan Junior Chamber, Inc. (JC)
1979 April Chairman and CEO, Ushio Inc.
1981 April Member, Government Reformation Committee (Prime Minister's Office)
1995 April Chairman of Keizai Doyukai (Japan Association of Corporate Executives)
1996 February Established Nippon Venture Capital Co., Ltd. (NVCC) and served as Chairman
1999 May Senior Councillor, Keizai Doyukai (Japan Association of Corporate Executives)
2000 April Chairman, DDI Corporation (DDI)
2000 October Chairman of the Board, DDI Corporation (KDDI)
* DDI Corporation, KDD Corporation and IDO Corporation merged into a new company, DDI Corporation (KDDI).
* As of April 2001, the company name changed from DDI Corporation (KDDI) to KDDI Corporation (KDDI)
2001 January Member, Council on Economic and Fiscal Policy (CEFP) (Cabinet Office)
2002 June Honorary Chairman, Nippon Venture Capital Co., Ltd. (NVCC)
2003 June Chairman, Japan Productivity Center (JPC) (present post)
2006 January Member of the Board, Japan Post Co., Ltd.
2007 November Chairman, Nippon Institute for Research Advancement(NIRA)
2014 June Honorary Chairman, Japan Productivity Center
2020 May Director and Corporate Adviser, Ushio Inc.
2020 September Founder and Honorary Adviser, Ushio Inc.