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 of 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. Prior to 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, and 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 would like to work with our distribution partners and customers in North America to strengthen our relationship for the mutual benefit and sustainable, profitable growth of our businesses.”