January 24, 2023
NABCO Entrances, Inc. is proud to announce Mr. Takaaki (Taka) Fujiwara as our new President and CEO, effective February 1st. Taka joined NABCO as Executive Vice President in February 2020 and will succeed Mr. Shimon Okado, who will return to Japan.
Taka came to NABCO in North America with skills and experience in the Automatic Door industry and will continue to help NABCO further enhance the performance and growth of our company. Before joining NABCO’s parent company, Nabtesco, he held management positions for international business with trading, semiconductor, and surveillance businesses. He also holds a master’s degree (MEM) from Yale University.
Taka said, “I am honored to accept this position. I am excited about the tremendous opportunities ahead for continuous growth to build on the more than 30 years of history for NABCO in North America. I want to work with our distribution partners and customers in North America to strengthen our relationship for our businesses’ mutual benefit and sustainable, profitable growth.”