Board of Directors

Hiroshi Nakai, Chairman of the Board

  • Over 25 years of experience in thin film technologies at IHI Corporation
  • Experience as General Manager of Advance Applied Science Dept. and Deputy General Manager of Corporate R&D at IHI Corporation
  • Deputy General Manager of Heat Treatment & Surface Engineering Management Div. in IHI Corporation

Shinji Dairen, Member of the Board

  • Over 20 years of experience in iron and steel machinery engineering at IHI Corporation
  • Over 5 years of experience in corporate planning and control in IHI Group
  • General Manager of Heat Treatment & Surface Engineering Business Unit in IHI Corporation

Motohisa Takahashi, Member of the Board

  • Over 25 years of experience in marketing and business development at IHI Corporation.
  • 3 years of Board Director of IHI Machinery and Furnace Co.,Ltd  Japan
  • Managing Director of IHI VTN GmbH

Hiroshi Horiguchi, Member of the Board

  • Over 30 years of experience in business development at IHI Corporation and IHI Group companies
  • Extensive international experience in Southeast Asia and North America
  • Managing Director of IHI Europe Ltd

Jeroen Landsbergen, Member of the Board

  • Over 30 years of experience in machine building, process and business development
  • Extensive international business experience
  • CEO of IHI Ionbond Group

Lukas Haldimann, Member of the Board

  • Over 15 years of experience in various positions in finance
  • Experience with public and private equity backed industrial companies
  • Swiss certified accountant, MBA

Jeff Ostman, Member of the Board

  • Over 20 years of experience in the thin film coating industry
  • Extensive international experience in Europe, USA, Asia
  • University degree in International Management (USA/Japan)

Dave Doerwald, Member of the Board

  • Over 20 years experience in thin film coating technology and equipment
  • Extensive international experience
  • CEO of IHI Hauzer Techno Coating
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