Yoshiaki Kawano

Manager – Japan and Korea Vehicle Sales Forecasts, Automotive, IHS Markit


Tokyo, Japan


Mr. Yoshiaki Kawano is manager for Japan/Korea Vehicle Sales Forecasts for the Automotive team at IHS Markit. Based in Tokyo, Japan, he is responsible for integrating sales demand market research and analysis into the forecasts. He has 12 years of experience in the automotive industry focused on the consumer market. Mr. Kawano completed bachelor's degrees in economics and business administration from Seattle Pacific University, US, and University of Kitakyushu, Japan, and he holds a master's degree in international business from Seattle University, Seattle, Washington, US.