Personal History of Minoru Furuichi

Minoru Furuichi
Minoru Furuichi

Chairman of PRIMIX Corporation





Education

1944 Graduated from the Department of Economics, Hosei University, Tokyo

Professional Experience

1945 Assumed the position of Manager at Toyo Emery Fillet Co., Ltd. (currently Tokushu Giken Co., Ltd.)
1948 Assumed the position of President of Toyo Emery Fillet Co., Ltd.
1949 Incorporated Tokushu Kika Kogyo Co., Ltd. (currently PRIMIX Corporation) and assumed the position of Senior Managing Director
1964 President of Tokushu Kika Kogyo Co., Ltd. (currently PRIMIX Corporation)
1967 Auditor at Akagiya Securities Co., Ltd.
1971 Assumed the position of President of T.K. Supplies Co., Ltd. (currently FMI Corporation)
1975 Auditor at Ginso Co., Ltd.
1981 Chairman of T.K. Food Machinery Co., Ltd. (currently FMI Corporation)
1982 Director of Osaka Tokyu Hotel Co., Ltd.
1985 Chairman of Tokushu Giken Co., Ltd.
1999 Chairman of Tokushu Kika Kogyo Co., Ltd. (currently PRIMIX Corporation)

Public Services

1960 Assumed the position of Chairman of the Board of Directors of Osaka Junior Chamber, Inc. (Served for 1 year)
1960 Assumed the position of President of Japan Junior Chamber Inc. (Served for 1 year)
1963 Assumed the position of Secretary of the Kansai Association of Corporate Executives (Served for 33 years)
1969 Assumed the position of Permanent Director of the Osaka Industrial Association (Served for 28 years)
1972 Assumed the position of No. 1 member of the Assembly of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Served for 3 years)
1975 Assumed the position of the Director at the Association of the Osaka Juvenile Activities Committee. (Served for 18 years)
1978 Assumed the position of Director of the Osaka Institute of Technology. (Served for 22 years)
1981 Became member of the Osaka City Small Scale Industries Committee (Served for 15 years)
1981 Assumed the position of No. 1 member of the Assembly of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce (Served for 6 years)
1986 Director of the Kansai International Students Institute
1987 Assumed the position of Chairman of the Osaka Manufacturing Industry Management Association (Served for 10 years)
1987 Assumed the position of No. 2 member of the Assembly of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Served for 6 years)
1988 Assumed the position of Vice Chairman of the Osaka Association of Industries (Served for 5 years)
1988 Assumed the position of Director of the Kansai Institute of Information Systems (Served for 6 years)
1988 Assumed the position of Director of the Kansai Technical Center for Occupational Medicine (Served for 6 years)
1989 Assumed the position of Director of the Institute of Science and Technology (Served for 11 years)
1989 Assumed the position of Director of the Osaka Urban Industry Promotion Center (Served for 11 years)
1990 Assumed the position of permanent member of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce (Served for 3 years)
1993 Executive Adviser to the Osaka Association of Industries
1993 Honorary member of the Assembly of the Osaka Chamber of Commerce
1997 Osaka City Overseas Business Adviser
1997 Assumed the position of Chairman of the Osaka City Industrial Management
Association (Served for 2 years)
1999 Adviser to the Osaka City Industrial Management Association

Awards and Honors

1987 Received Letter of Appreciation from the Minister of Education
1989 Honored by the Governor of Osaka Prefecture for distinguished Service to industry
1990 Honored as distinguished citizen of Osaka City
1991 Awarded Prize of Honor by the China National Party, Republic of China.
1994 Awarded Prize of Invention by Branch Manager of the Japan Institute of Invention and Innovation
1995 Honored by the Governor of Osaka Prefecture for distinguished service for new product invention and originality in the workplace
1996 Honored by the Director General of the Science and Technology Agency for distinguished service to the advancement of technology
2004 Received the Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Ray
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