Mr Asai, who is an Alternate Director for Mr Kuraishi, joined Nissui in 1984 and has extensive experience in global seafood trading, marketing and general management.
Mr Asai has significant experience working outside of Japan. From 1999 until 2004 Mr Asai was Sales Manager for UniSea Inc. (USA) and from 2017-2018 was UniSea Inc’s Executive Vice President. Mr Asai served as President of Nissui USA, Inc. from 2018-2022.
In 2018 Mr Asai was appointed as a Nissui Executive Officer and in June 2022 was also appointed as a Nissui Director. Mr Asai is currently responsible for Nissui’s international businesses.