Mr. Takashi Sagae

Takashi Sagae is a former TPM Consultant at JIPM & JIPM-S, and is a former Factory Manager at Ogiso Industry Co. Nagoya & the former General Manager at Sanei Transportation Co., Kariya.

He was a Maintenance Engineer at Aichi Steel Co. Ltd. and has been awarded as PM Excellent Engineer from JIPM. He has published PM Excellent Research Paper for JIPM and he has been awarded with Excellent Award from All Toyota Environmental Maintenance Research Committee.

He has also been a former Manager-Research & Development, Manager- Strategy Management and Assistant Manager-Maintenance at Aichi Steel Works Co., Tokai.

He has studied Mechanical Engineering at Iron & Steel Technical College, Osaka. He achieved TPM Special Award as a consultant in India and Saudi Arabia, achieved TPM Special Award with Aichi Steel in Japan on 1992. He was also an Instructor of TPM Advanced Instructor Course.

Sagae is a co-writer of books in the field PM “Equipment Changes by TPM” with Mr. Tokutaro Suzuki, JIPM, Japanese, & “Fatigue & Damage Measuring Evaluation” with Prof. T. Shouji, Tohoku University.

Currently he is attached to Institute of Lean Management as TPM Consultant.