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FUMIKO HAYASHI Mayor of the City of Yokohama PROFILE

Date of Birth

May 5th, 1946

Hometown

Tokyo,Japan

Education

1965

 

Graduated from Tokyo Metropolitan Aoyama High School

Employment History

1965-1976

 

Toyo Rayon, Co., Ltd. (currently: Toray Industries, Inc.)

 

 

Matsushita Electric Industrial, Co., Ltd. (currently: Panasonic Corporation) etc.

1977

 

Entered Honda Cars Yokohama, Inc. Transferred to Honda Clio Kanagawakita, Inc.

1987

 

Entered BMW Tokyo Division (currently: BMW Tokyo, Corp.)

1993

 

Manager, BMW Tokyo, Corp. Shinjuku Branch

1998

 

Manager, BMW Tokyo, Corp. Central Branch

1999

 

President, Fahren Tokyo K.K. (currently: Volkswagen Japan Sales K.K.)

2003

 

President, BMW Tokyo, Corp.

2005

 

Chairperson and CEO, The Daiei, Inc.

2007

 

Vice Chairperson, The Daiei, Inc.

May 2008

 

Operating Officer, Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

June 2008

 

President, Tokyo Nissan Auto Sales Co., Ltd.

August 2009

 

Mayor of YokohamaFirst term

August 2013

 

Mayor of YokohamaSecond term

 

Other Offices Held

President, Mayors Association of Designated Cities

Member of the Cultural Policy Committee, Council for Cultural Affairs, Agency for Cultural Affairs of Japan

The Chairperson of Japan Cruise Port Association

Affiliate Professor, Tokyo Jogakkan College

Professor by Special Appointment, J. F. Oberlin University

Awards and Honors

2004

 

Selected as one of Wall Street Journal's "50 Women to Watch"

2005

 

Selected as one of Forbes Magazine's "The World' 100 Most Powerful Women"

 

 

Selected as one of Fortune Magazine's "50 Most Powerful Women in Business: International"

2006

 

Selected as 1st Place in the Career Create category in Nikkei Woman Magazine's "Women of the Year 2006"

 

 

Recipient of the Harvard Business School Businesswoman Award

2008

 

Selected as one of Fortune Magazine's "50 Most Powerful Women in Business: International"

Publications

  • "I'm sorry, but you won't get many sales using that sales method" AkiShobo Co., Ltd
  • "Take the First Step to Meet the People You Want to Meet" Kodansha Ltd.
  • "The Potential of Empathy" Wani Books Co., Ltd.
  • "My Lithe Work Style" PHP Institute
  • "Think of Your Staff as Clients and Work Will Go Well 90% of the Time"KADOKAWA Chukei Publishing

July 2014

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