Message from President

日本語

社長挨拶

―“MISSION” to manage America’s No.1 Brand, “Sealy” in Japan.

Short sleeping hours of Japanese people compared to the other developed countries is becoming a social problem today. We, SLEEP SELECT, would like to support people to have rich and healthy days through the production and the supply of Sealy brand in Japan, recognized as “Sleep of World Standard”.

Sealy is a Global Mattress Brand which has more than 135 years of history and used more than 60 countries in the world. And in 2019, Sealy became the No.1 mattress brand in the USA. Sealy’s mattresses are the best sold in the USA which is the major country in mattress consumption. Sealy’s own technology for the “Good Sleep” are accepted by the world-class hotels, the professionals of hospitality, and it is our pride that they have introduced Sealy mattresses in their guest rooms.

We will strive for continuous technology improvement and product development in order to get more people to experience and to be satisfied with our “Sleep of World Standard”.

We appreciate your kind support.

President’s Profile

1992
Graduated from Waseda University with a B.A. in political science and economics
1992
Dai-Ichi Kangyo Bank (DKB) in the Tokyo central branch
1996
Foreign Currency Trader in the head office of the bank
1997
DKB Financial Futures Corp (Chicago)
2002
Corporate Planning at Mizuho Securities USA Inc. (New York)
2004
M&A Team at the head office of Mizuho Bank
April 2005
President at Sealy Japan
December 2005
President and CEO at Sealy Japan
July 2014
President and CEO at Sleep Select
(by changing the company’s name)