Hiroshi Azuma, D.V.M.
Hiroshi Azuma, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, joined the board of directors of TRL in April, 2020. Dr. Azuma began his career as a veterinary medicine researcher in 1989. After that, he was transferred to the Pharmaceuticals Division and has over 20 years’ broad experience in the pharmaceutical industry in Japan and the US. He currently serves as Vice President and General Manager of Strategy and Planning Department in the Sohyaku Division of Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation (MTPC). Before that, he has contributed through various roles, such as General Manager of Sohyaku Quality Assurance, Global Development in MTPC (2015-2016) and Director of Planning & Cooperation, Data Science in Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Development America, Inc. (2012-2015). He also has experience in Clinical Science & Clinical Operation, Data Management (1999-2012). Dr. Azuma received his B.S., M.S. in Veterinary Medicine from Hokkaido University.