April 20, 2022
Chuo-ku, Tokyo — Elephantech Inc. (represented by CEO Shinya Shimizu, hereinafter “Elephantech”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Hiroshi Miyao from Mitsui Chemicals Inc. (“Mitsui Chemicals”) as the new director of its Additive Manufacturing Center (“AMC”). The new appointment took effect on April 1, 2022.
Elephantech has succeeded in the mass-production of inkjet-printed electronic circuits, and a large-scale mass-production and research facility for the company’s P-Flex® Flex PCB produced with the aforementioned manufacturing method started operations in January 2021 within the Mitsui Chemical Nagoya Factory. Prior to this, in April 2020, Elephantech launched its AMC as an organization for streamlined co-creation with its customers encompassing the entire process from experimentation and trial and error to mass production, all with the aim of making additive manufacturing (“AM”), centered around inkjet technologies, a widespread manufacturing method in more fields.
As successor to Mr. Kawamoto, the former Director of AMC whose term of office came to its conclusion at the end of March this year, Mr. Miyao will further strengthen the cooperation between Mitsui Chemicals and Elephantech to propel the global implementation of inkjet-enabled AM technologies in our societies.
|Headquarters||4-3-8 Hatchobori, Chuo-ku, Tokyo 104-0032, Japan|
|Representative||Shinya Shimizu, CEO|
|Capital||JPY 100 million|
|Number of employees||73|
|Business Description||Development of printed electronics manufacturing technology and provision of related services|
As of April 1, 2022
Contact for inquiries regarding this matter
Elephantech Inc. Public Relations