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Toyoyuki Uematsu

Matsushita Panasonic, Osaka, Japan


Toyoyuki Uematsu was born in Kagawa, Japan in 1948. in 1971 he graduated from Musahino Art University and joined Panasonic (Matsuhita Electric Co., Ltd.) as a member of the Corporate TV Division and in 1998 General Manager, New Business Promotion Office, Home Appliance & Housing Electronics Company, Panasonic. In April 2002 Toyoyuki Uematsu became President of the Panasonic Design Company. Since 2003 he is Member of a Study Group by Manufacturing Industries Bureau at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan and also became Director of the Japan Fashion Color Association and Director of the International Association for Universal Design, Japan.