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Akio Toyoda

CEO, Toyota Motor
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Net worth 2018: Under Review
Industry: CEO
Country: Japan
BirthDay: 3 May 1956
Sigh: Gemini
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Keio University; Master of Business Administration, Babson College
BIOGRAPHY

Akio Toyoda was bornon 3 May 1956 in Japan, is CEO, Toyota Motor. Akio Toyoda is #29 in Most Powerful People In The World. Akio Toyoda, grandson of Toyota founder Kiichiro Toyoda, became CEO of the world's largest automaker seven years ago. In its most recent fiscal year, the Japanese car company made 8.7 million vehicles and pulled in $19 billion in net profits, a 6% jump over 2015. The company recently announced a strategic shift in fuel efficiency--after years of focusing exclusively on electric hybrids, it will now pursue battery-powered cars.

TIMELINE
2010

On February 17, 2010, Toyoda was called up to Washington by the U

2005

In 2005 he was promoted to executive vice president

1956

Akio Toyoda (豊田章男, Toyoda Akio, born May 3, 1956) is the president of Toyota Motor Corporation

1937

The descendants of Sakichi Toyoda, who established Toyoda Automatic Loom Works, have long dominated the upper management of Toyota Motors, which was incorporated in 1937

1925

Shoichiro Toyoda was born in Nagoya on February 17, 1925, the son of Kiichiro Toyoda, who would become the president of Toyota between 1941 and 1950; and in due course, Shoichiro Toyoda became president of the company between 1982 and 1992

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