Kazuo Inumaru

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Kazuo Inumaru
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Professor at the University in Pavia and consultant in the human resources and Italy-Japan relations

Kazuo Inumaru studied in Italy, Japan and the UK, specializing in sociology and social anthropology.

He worked as consultant, even with large companies, in the human resources, and Italy-Japan relations.
He was the interpreter for President Pertini in Japan in 1982.

In the following years, he has contributed to the transfer of management techniques from Japan to Italy, including the Lean Production and Target Cost / Profit Target.

He has also published books on management, history and culture of Japan.
Professor at University of Pavia.

His company “Oriens” is a member of the Japanese Chamber of Commerce in Italy.

Human Resources, Lean Production, Knowledge Management, Aesthetics and management. Intercultural communication.

Fiat Group, Zanussi, Ferrovie dello Stato, Telecom Italia, ENEL, Poste Italiane, Elica, Industrial Association (Confindustria), Chamber of Commerce of Milan, Ministries, Jetro, East Japan Rail, Toyota, Italian and Japanese Ministries