|Born||September 17, 1912|
|Died||July 16, 2012 (aged 99)|
|Alma mater||University of Tokyo|
|Occupation||Businessman, business executive|
|Known for||2nd President of Panasonic|
Hirata Tosuke (Grandfather)
Maeda Toshisada (uncle)
Mitsui Takakimi 11th head of the Mitsui family (Uncle)
Yamagata Isaburō (Great-uncle)
Yamagata Aritomo (Great-Great-uncle)
Masaharu Matsushita (松下 正治, Matsushita Masaharu, September 17, 1912 – July 16, 2012), was a Japanese businessman who served as the second President of Panasonic for sixteen years beginning in 1961. He was the son-in-law of Panasonic's founder, Kōnosuke Matsushita. Masaharu Matsushita has been credited with expanding Panasonic into a global brand during a time of high economic expansion in Japan.
Honour[change | change source]
Foreign honour[change | change source]
- Malaysia : Honorary Commander of the Order of Loyalty to the Crown of Malaysia#Commander|Order of Loyalty to the Crown of Malaysia (P.S.M.) (1993)
References[change | change source]
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Kageyama, Yuri (July 17, 2012). "Former Panasonic president Matsushita dies at 99". Associated Press. Retrieved November 4, 2021.
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Westflake, Adam (July 17, 2012). "Panasonic's influential former president, chairman Matsushita dies at 99". Japan Daily Press. Archived from the original on May 27, 2016. Retrieved November 4, 2021.
- ↑ "Semakan Penerima Darjah Kebesaran, Bintang dan Pingat". Archived from the original on 2019-07-19. Retrieved 2021-11-04.