Mitsuru Katada is highly experienced within the chemicals sector and in detergents in particular. His previous roles within Clariant (Japan) K.K., include Head of Sales, BU Detergent and Intermediates (Japan & Korea) and Head of Industrial and Homecare. He has also held various senior executive sales and business roles within chemicals, electronics and surfactants at Hoechst Japan Ltd.
Katada-san joined on April 1st 2014 as Head of Sales Japan, prior to his appointment as MD Japan. Katada-san now leads Azelis' operations in Tokyo and is looking to rapidly grow our business in Japan.