Takayuki Hirayama

While in his previous profession as systems integrator, Takayuki Hirayama was engaged in supporting the introduction of product data management (PDM) and computer-aided design (CAD) as well as supporting the development and design for automobiles and construction machinery.
Since joining IGPI, he has been involved mainly in the formulation and execution of business strategies, development strategies (architecture construction, design reform, modularization, etc.) and production strategies chiefly for the automotive industry and heavy industry/machine manufacturers.
He specializes in organically connecting the engineering chain and the supply chain and in strengthening capabilities in ways that can demonstrate competitive advantage while taking into consideration the strategic, organizational and financial perspectives of growth and turnaround.