The Japan Powder Metallurgy Association (JPMA), based in Tokyo, has announced the appointment of a new president and members of the board during its General Assembly held on May 19, 2022. Hiroshi Ii of Japan’s Diamet Corporation, assumes the role of president, replacing Nobuhiro Hashimoto of Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd.
Hiroshi Ii of Diamet Corporation
Permanent board members
Mitsuhiro Goto, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd
Yoichi Inoue, Fine Sinter Co., Ltd
Masashi Kikuchi, Porite Corporation
Tsuyoshi Hasegawa, Kobe Steel, Ltd
Shoichiro Tokumaru, JFE Steel Corporation
Shoei Katano Höganäs Japan K.K.
Shuzo Sonoda, Fukuda Metal Foil & Powder Co., Ltd.
Junichi Takahashi, Iwaki Diecast Co.,Ltd.
Yoshitake Nakashima, NTN Advanced Materials Corporation
Takashi Suzuki, NAPAC Co., Ltd.
Masayoshi Nishimura, Fukuisinter Co., Ltd.
Tetsuya Shimizu, Daido Steel Co., Ltd.
Takayuki Yoshida, Dowa Electronics Materials Co., Ltd.
Jiro Bando, Nippon Atomized Metal Powders Corporation
Naoya Takahashi, Mitsubishi Materials Techno Corporation
Seiji Shimizu, NTN Advanced Materials Corporation
Yasushi Mori, Nippon Atomized Metal Powders Corporation