Shigenobu Nagamori

Shigenobu Nagamori is a Japanese billionaire businessman, and the chairman and CEO of Nidec, the world’s largest manufacturer of micromotors for hard disks and optical drives.

  • Shigenobu Nagamori is founder, chairman and CEO of motor manufacturer Nidec.
  • Nidec bills itself as the world’s largest manufacturer of motors for hard-disk drives and optical drives.
  • In 2016 Nagamori said he aimed to nearly double revenue to $18 billion by 2021, partly through acquisitions.
  • Nagamori owns just over 12% of the company.