Director, Technology Analysis/Research, IHS Markit
Mr. Hisakazu Torii is a director of technology analysis and research at IHS Markit. He joined the company during the 2014 acquisition of DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market now part of IHS Markit. At DisplaySearch, he served as vice president of Japanese TV market research. He was responsible for covering all Japanese TV brands across Asia Pacific. Before DisplaySearch, Mr. Torii worked at Mitsubishi Electric where he conducted market research for product groups, business planning and new product development in all major display applications, including TVs, notebook PCs, monitors, mobile phones, digital still cameras, digital video recorders, automotive displays and industrial applications. He earned a degree from the Department of Law, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan.