Takakazu Uchiyama 

President and Chief Executive Officer - Fujitec Co., Ltd.


Mr. Uchiyama was named President and CEO of Fujitec global operations (Fujitec Co., Ltd.) in 2002. Mr. Uchiyama previously served as President and later CEO of Fujitec America, Inc. He has guided the company through new installation success in the late 1980s, the construction of Fujitec’s 210-foot North American research and development tower in 1993 and the current, aggressive diversification of the business focus into modernization, maintenance and low and mid-rise installations. He currently oversees all business activities for Fujitec’s worldwide operations.

Mr. Uchiyama started in the elevator industry at Fujitec’s international headquarters in Japan as General Manager in 1976 after graduating from New York University that same year.