Akio Toyoda is a businessperson who has been at the head of 8 different companies. Currently, he occupies the position of Chairman for Nagoya Grampus Eight, Inc., Chairman for Towa Real Estate Co., Ltd., Chairman at Toyota Motor Sales & Marketing Corp. and President, CEO & Representative Director at Toyota Motor Corp.
He is also on the board of DENSO Corp. and Hamanakodenso Co.,Ltd. and Co-Chairman for Japan Automobile Manufacturers Association.
Akio Toyoda previously occupied the position of Chairman of Toyota Motor(China)Investment Co., Ltd., Chairman for Toyota Motor Europe NV and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Toyota Motor North America, Inc.
He received a graduate degree from Keio University and an MBA from Babson College.