Takemitsu Takizaki: is there a family office?

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Takemitsu is the founder of Keyence, a sensor and electronic component manufacturer for factory automation systems. As of February 2023, Takemistu has an estimated net worth of $21.5bn which puts him as the 74th richest person in the world according to Forbes. In this article, we will discuss if Takemitsu manages his wealth through a family office.

Takemitsu manages wealth through Keyence and holding company TT KK

Keyence is a manufacturer of sensors, bar-code readers, digital microscopes, and various other components for factory automation systems since 1974. Currently, Keyence has established 16 offices with over 3000 employees worldwide. In 2015, Takemitsu resigned as chairman but retains a position on the board of directors and serves as honorary chairman. Before stepping down as chairman, Takemistu oversaw the subsidiary company JustSystems which began trading on the Tokyo exchange.

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