Takashi “Tak” Kimiwada is Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of The Delta Companies. He has been engaged in staffing businesses since 2000, and also serves as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Accountable Healthcare Staffing, one of the leading healthcare staffing and workforce solution companies.
Before taking his current assignment, Tak was engaged in various managerial roles at Mitsui & Co. Ltd, a Japanese conglomerate, across regions; U.S., Latin America, U.K., Japan, and Asian countries.
His past experiences include COO of Mitsui & Co.’s subsidiary staffing company in Japan, Interim CFO of a joint venture in Indonesia, and General Manager in charge of strategic investment at Mitsui & Co.’s regional Headquarters in New York. He has been engaged in over 20 transactions of mergers and acquisitions and joint venture. Tak led transaction when Mitsui & Co. acquired The Delta Companies in 2014 and Accountable Healthcare Staffing in 2017. He served as a Board Member of four companies in healthcare, staffing, and education sectors. He received a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and Bachelors in Economics from University of Tokyo.
Tak’s wife, their son and daughter will be joining him from Japan to the US in 2021. He is a keen traveler and has visited over 40 countries; he made an “around-the-world” backpacking trip in 1997. He loves snowboarding, swimming, jogging, playing drums and reading books.