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Shozo Shimano Deceased

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OSAKA, Japan (June 17) – Shozo Shimano, former President and Chairman of Shimano Inc. died on June 15th at the age of 74. Mr. Shimano has been President of Shimano Inc. from 1958 to 1992. Under his leadership, Shimano became the worldwide leading bicycle component manufacturer and one of the leading industrial corporations in Japan. […]

OSAKA, Japan (June 17) – Shozo Shimano, former President and Chairman of Shimano Inc. died on June 15th at the age of 74. Mr. Shimano has been President of Shimano Inc. from 1958 to 1992. Under his leadership, Shimano became the worldwide leading bicycle component manufacturer and one of the leading industrial corporations in Japan. He was the father of the current Shimano President, mr Yozo Shimano. (OB)

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