Notification of the Passing of OMRON Honorary Advisor, Yoshio Tateishi

  • April 21, 2020

It is with great sadness that we report the passing of Yoshio Tateishi, Honorary Advisor and former President and CEO of OMRON Corporation. He passed away at 12:07 am, April 21st, 2020.

OMRON would like to express our sincere appreciation for the support and friendship extended to him during his lifetime.

The wake and funeral ceremonies (Chief mourner: Ikuo Tateishi) will be limited to close family members. Please note that line with the current measures limiting movement and social contact to prevent the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus infections, the Tateishi family respectfully asks mourners to refrain from paying their respects at this time. The bereaved family also requests mourners to refrain from making condolatory calls, offers of incense money, funeral offerings, and floral tributes.

We sincerely appreciate your understanding regarding these arrangements.

Name of deceased : Yoshio Tateishi

Date of birth : November 11th, 1939 (Age 80)

Date of passing : 12:07 am, April 21st, 2020

【Career Outline of Yoshio Tateishi】
Mar. 1962 Graduated from Doshisha University (Faculty of Economics)

Professional Career:
Apr. 1963 Joined Tateisi Electronics Co. (now OMRON Corporation)
May 1973 Director
Jun. 1976 Managing Director
Jun. 1983 Senior Managing Director
Jun. 1987 President and CEO
Jun. 2003 Representative Director and Chairman of the Board
Jun. 2011 Honorary Chairman
Nov. 2019 Honorary Advisor

Other Roles and Responsibilities:
Jun. 1996 Director of Kyoto Station Building Development Co., Ltd.
Jun. 2006 Chairperson of The Association for the Promotion of International Trade, Japan Kyoto Office
May 2007 President of Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry (until March 31, 2020)
Jun. 2012 Chairman of Tateisi Science and Technology Foundation
Nov. 2018 Chairman of Kyoto Chiesangyo Sozonomori
Apr. 2020 Honorary President of Kyoto Chamber of Commerce and Industry

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