Bauer Business Focus

Bauer Business Focus: Shinichiro Akiba

Monday marks one month since a massive earthquake and tsunami struck Japan, triggering the worst nuclear accident since Chernobyl. Shinichiro Akiba is president of Toshiba International Corporation, as well as of the Japan Business Association of Houston. He joins Andrew Schneider on this week’s “Bauer Business Focus” to discuss how Houston’s Japanese business community is dealing with these disasters.


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Shinichiro Akiba is president and CEO of Toshiba International Corporation, and president of the Japan Business Association of Houston.

Shinichiro Akiba and Andrew Schneider at kuhf

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Andrew Schneider

Andrew Schneider

Politics and Government Reporter

Andrew heads Houston Public Media's coverage of national, state, and local elections. He also reports on major policy issues before the Texas Legislature and county and city governments across Greater Houston. Before taking up his current post, Andrew spent five years as Houston Public Media's business reporter, covering the oil...

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