Toru Kashima
Chairman and CEO of SRA OSS Inc.

Mr.Toru Kashima is the President and CEO of SRA Inc. which has 14 subsidiaries globally including US, Europe and Asia. Born in 1952, Mr. Kashima graduated from the University of Tokyo (Law Faculty) and started his career at the Japanese National Railways. He then got his Masters degree in Applied Economics at University of Michigan in 1981, and joined SRA in 1984. He worked diligently at SRA and formed several overseas subsidiaries, one in New York (US) in 1984 another in Amsterdam (The Netherlands) in 1991 and yet another one in Bangalore (India) in 2001 . Mr. Toru Kashima has played a significant role to expand the business and operations of SRA globally. Finally in 2003 he became the president and CEO of SRA,Inc. In this new global role he has been successfully promoting the growth of SRA leveraging it’s technical excellence in computer software and it's global reach.

Tatsuo Ishii
Vice President

Mr.Tatsuo Ishii is the Vice President of SRA OSS, Inc. and General Manager of Tokyo branch office. Mr.Ishii has been very closely involved with the Open Source technology domain particularly PostgreSQL –The most advanced open source database in the world. He is the founder of the Japan PostgreSQL Users Group (JPUG)-the largest PostgreSQL community in Japan. Mr.Ishii joined SRA,Inc. in 1984 and was subsequently transferred in 1991 to Honolulu Research Institute, University of Hawaii as a research engineer working on Open Source technologies. Since then he has been focused on Open Source technologies particularly PostgreSQL-the popular open source database and has been an active member of it’s community and made valuable contributions Mr. Ishii is a core member of SRA OSS Inc. strategic technology division and decides the direction and provides guidance on Open Source initiatives( products and services) within the company.