Director, Technology Analysis & Research, IHS MarkitMr. Hiroshi Hayase is a senior director of analysis and research within the Technology team at IHS Markit.
Mr. Hayase has 30 years of LCD industry experience and an unparalleled focus on sales, marketing management, production, product engineering, and market research and analysis. He joined the company in November 2014 during the acquisition of DisplaySearch, a leader in primary research and forecasting on the global display market that is now part of IHS Markit. At DisplaySearch, Mr. Hayase served as vice president of small and medium displays. Before that, he was responsible for sales and market research at a Taiwanese LCD panel/module manufacturer, Wintek Japan Corporation. Earlier, he served as sales manager with Applied Komatsu Technology (AKT), where he was responsible for sales of CVD systems to major Japanese panel producers. He also has 13 years of experience in sales management and production engineering across the full range of LCD production processes with Seiko Epson. Mr. Hayase holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Shizuoka University, Japan.