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Nihon Kohden Corporation

Nihon Kohden Corporation
1-31-4 Nishiochiai
Shinjuku-ku
Tokyo
Japan
Fax: 81-35-9968085
www.nihonkohden.com

No. employees: 4,495
Turnover: 1,569.47 (US$m)
Financial year end: March

Company Overview

Nihon Kohden Corporation (Nihon Kohden) is a medical device company. It develops, manufactures, and distributes a wide range of medical electronic equipment to support medical treatment in clinical areas ranging from emergency response to testing, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. The company categorizes its product offerings under four groups, namely, physiology and measuring equipment, patient monitors, treatment equipment, and other medical equipment. Major products offered by the company include patient monitors, electroencephalographs, evoked potential and electromyograph systems, electrocardiographs, defibrillators, and hematology analyzers. The company’s products apart from the treatment of clinical indications, also find applications in health management, home medical care, nursing, and basic medical research. Nihon Kohden imports medical equipment for use in the fields of cardiology, anesthesiology, emergency care, urology, respiratory care, sports medicine and rehabilitation. The company carries out its business operations through over 650 direct sales personnel and over 100 offices in Japan and has 12 sales subsidiaries in the US, Brazil, Germany, France, Italy, the UK, China, India, UAE, Singapore, and Korea. It markets its products through a direct sales force and also through distributors in over 120 countries. Nihon Kohden is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. The company focuses on strengthening its R&D capabilities to address the needs of clinical practice efficiently. This intent is strongly visible in its recently announced relocation plan of the R&D facility in Nishiochiai office, Tokyo to Tokorozawa office, Saitama Perfecture, Japan to hasten the process of product development and enhance its competitiveness.

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Key Employees

Kazuo Ogino

Chairman, Executive Board

Fumio Suzuki

President, Chief Executive Officer, Director, Executive Board

Hiroshi Aida

Director, Non Executive Board

Masaya Yamauchi

Director, Non Executive Board

Takashi Tamura

Director, Non Executive Board

Hirokazu Ogino

Director, Non Executive Board

Kenji Hakuta

Director, Non Executive Board

Yoshito Tsukahara

Director, Non Executive Board

Minoru Obara

Director, Non Executive Board

Toshitsugu Izawa

Director, Non Executive Board

Toshihiko Hiraoka

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Yoshiaki Uematsu

Operating Officer , Senior Management

Kazuhiko Ikuta

Operating Officer , Senior Management

Fumio Hirose

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Eiichi Tanaka

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Shigeru Hirata

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Shinji Yamamori

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Yasuhiro Yoshitake

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Kazuteru Yanagihara

Operating Officer , Senior Management

Tatsuya Nakagawa

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Tadashi Hasegawa

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Makoto Magara

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Shuhei Morinaga

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Kazuomi Shimoda

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Masato Semba

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Takashi Seo

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Masahiko Kumakura

Operating Officer, Senior Management

Locations/Subsidiaries


1-31-4 Nishiochiai,
Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo,
Tokyo,
Japan
Fax: 81 3 59968085

Room 1701, East Ocean Centre, No. 24A,
JianGuoMenWai Street, Chao Yang ,
Beijing,
Beijing,
China
Fax: 86 10 65155758

1-1-50 Ueda Morioka,
Moroika,
Iwata,
Japan
Fax: 81 19 6541465

1-13-9, Yoshihara,
Yamagata,
Yamagata,
Japan
Fax: 81 023 6468730

Nihon Kohden Do Brasil Ltda.

Rua Gomes de Carvalho,
1507-Bloco A 9 andar-cjto 91A,
Vila Olimpia,
Sao Paulo,
Brazil
Fax: 55 11 30440463

Shanghai Kohden Medical Electronic Instrument Corporation

7th Floor, Dawing Center Tower A,
No.500, Hongbaoshi Road,
Changning District,
Shanghai,
China
Fax: 86 21 62709700

Nihon Kohden France SARL

8, Rue Francois Delage,
Cachan,
France
Fax: 33 1 49089332

Nihon Kohden Europe GmbH

Raiffeisenstrasse 10,
Rosbach,
Hessen,
Germany
Fax: 49 6003 827599

Nihon Kohden India Private Ltd.

308, Tower A, Spazedge,
Sector 47, Sohna Road,
Gurgaon,
Haryana,
India
Fax: 91 124 4931029

Span Nihon Kohden Diagnostics Pvt. Ltd.

Plot No.340, Road No.3,
G.I.D.C.,
Surat,
Gujarat,
India
Fax: 91 261 2397356

Nihon Kohden Firenze S.r.l.

Via Torta, 72/74,
Sesto Fiorentino,
Toscana ,
Italy
Fax: 39 055 308548

Nihon Kohden Italia S.r.l.

Via Fratelli Bronzetti 28,
Bergamo,
Lombardia,
Italy
Fax: 39 035 232546

Nihon Kohden Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.

GTower, 199 Jalan Tun Razak,
Suite 15-13, Level 15,
Kuala Lumpur,
Kuala Lumpur (Federal Territory of),
Malaysia
Fax: 60 3 21612520

Nihon Kohden Korea, Inc.

5F Miso Bldg.,
890-47 Daechi-dong,
Seoul,
South Korea
Fax: 82 2 32732352

Nihon Kohden Iberica S.L.

C/ Ulises 75A,
Madrid,
Madrid,
Spain
Fax: 34 91 3004676

Nihon Kohden Middle East FZE

JAFZA View 19, Room 308,
Jebel Ali Free Zone,
Dubai,
Dubai,
United Arab Emirates
Fax: 971 4 8800122

Nihon Kohden UK Ltd.

Tolworth Tower-19th Floor,
Ewell Road,
Surbiton,
Surrey ,
United Kingdom
Fax: 44 20 83904675

Defibtech, LLC

741 Boston Post Road,
Suite 201,
Guilford,
Connecticut,
United States of America
Fax: 1 203 4536657

Neurotronics Inc.

3600 NW 43rd Street,
Suite F1,
Gainesville,
Florida,
United States of America
Fax: 1 815 5502871

Nihon Kohden America, Inc.

15353 Barranca Parkway,
Irvine,
California,
United States of America
Fax: 1 949 5801550

Products/Services


Products:

  • Physiological Measuring Equipment:
  • Electroencephalographs
  • Electromyogram Measuring Systems
  • Evoked Potential Measuring Systems
  • Electrocardiographs
  • Ambulatory ECG Analysis Systems
  • Exercise/Stress Test Systems
  • Cardiac Catheterization Systems
  • Electrophysiological Measuring Systems and Polygraph Systems
  • Patient Monitoring Systems:
  • Patient Monitors for use in Cardiac Care and Intensive Care Units
  • Neonatal Monitors
  • Fetal Monitors
  • Surgical Monitoring Systems
  • Emergency Care
  • Treatment Equipment:
  • Defibrillators
  • Automated External Defibrillators (AED)
  • Pacemakers
  • ICD
  • Ventilators
  • Vague Nerve Stimulations (VNSs)
  • Cochlear Implants
  • Other Medical Equipment:
  • Automated Hematology Analyzers
  • Ultrasound Diagnostic Equipment
  • Transformers
  • Cathodes
  • Electrodes
  • Recording Media