LORD Corporation

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Regional Director, Japan and Korea

Shigeyuki Kibe serves as Regional Director, Japan and Korea, since 2017. In this role, Kibe is responsible for leading the businesses in the regions and directing the efforts of local management to develop and implement strategies for growth. Kibe joined LORD in 2014 as Senior Manager, Finance & IT for Japan. His role was expanded to cover Asia Pacific as Finance Director in three years.

Prior to joining LORD, Kibe worked for Chemical Companies managing various business projects including system (ERP/CRM) implementation, Sox compliance and costing model. He started his business career as a sales engineer specialized in industrial machines.

Kibe holds a Bachelor of Economics Degree from Takasaki City University of Economics in Japan and achieved all grades of US Certified Public Accountant.