Masa Ishimitsu has over 35 years of experience in an international business, developing and managing business for multinational companies as CFO and CEO. He also has a strong financial background as being with a major accounting firms, Deloitte and Coopers Lybrand, providing various professional services at their Vancouver, San Jose, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Tokyo offices.
Masa resided in Canada and US over 21 years and offers uniquely bilingual and bicultural background. He was a President & COO at Misawa Homes of California, the US subsidiary of Misawa Homes LTD, one of the largest public housing company traded at Tokyo Stock Exchange in Japan and successfully completed US$110 million real estate turn around project in San Francisco, California. He also served as CEO at Japanese subsidiary of SOLOCUP in Illinois, USA, SPX Corporation in Charlotte, NC, USA, a public corporation traded at New York Stock Exchange and Capespan in Cape Town, South Africa and spearheaded to develop and manage their business in Japan and Asia Pacific.