Dr Nomura became IEC President on 1 January 2014, for a three-year term, having served as President-Elect since 1 January 2013.
Dr Nomura is currently the Corporate Advisor to the President of Panasonic Corporation, Energy Solution Business.
Dr Nomura first joined the company in 1971 and subsequently held several leadership positions; most recently, between 2006 and 2009 as CTO, Executive Vice President at Panasonic Electric Works. In 2010, Dr Nomura was promoted to CTO at Panasonic Corporation, where he was in charge of the Energy Solution Business between 2011 and 2012.
Dr Nomura is an active member of Industrial Technology Committee, Nippon Keidanren (Japan Federation of Economic Organizations) a study group within the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry.
He is a Fellow of the Operations Research Society of Japan, the Virtual Reality Society of Japan, and the Institute of Systems, Control and Information Engineers of Japan.
Dr Nomura received his Doctor of Engineering from Kyoto University in 1988 for his theses on Systems Approach.