Chairman of the Board of Directors, Sumitomo Corporation, Tokyo
Kuniharu Nakamura is the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Sumitomo Corporation. He joined Sumitomo is 1974 after graduating from Osaka University, and has served in a number of positions including General Manager of the Corporate Planning and Coordination Department and the Mineral Resources, Energy, Chemical and Electronics Business Unit. Mr. Nakamura is also a member of the boards of NEC Corporation and Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. He is a Vice-Chair of the Japan Business Federation (Keidanren), and Chairman of the Keidanren Committee on Trade and Investment.