Kazuo Haga

General Manager, International Business

As one of the founding members of the CERTUS team, since 2015 Kazuo Haga, serves as co-leader of the operation and as General Manager of International Business. Mr. Haga oversees the operational expansion of CERTUS into the North American food safety market and internationally.  Mr. Haga is responsible strategic development, commercialization of the licensed technology from BD and financial stewardship of the self-funded CERTUS initiative. Prior to joining CERTUS in October 2014, Mr. Haga worked at one of the largest general trading companies in Japan, Mitsui & Co., Ltd.  In 35 industrious years he led the Infrastructure Division sales team as General Manager where he led operations in Mexico, India, Jakarta and Belgium.  Mr. Haga earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Commerce from Hitotsubashi University in 1979 and is fluent in Japanese and English.

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:

International Association of Food Protection