Yazaki was founded in Japan in 1941. The industries that their products are used in are the aerospace industries and the electronics industries. Today Max Yamashita is the Chairman of the Board and Dieter Ehrmanntraut is President and CEO. The Yazaki Group is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, with European headquarters in Cologne, Germany and the North American headquarters in Canton, Michigan. Their value is excellence, integrity, accountability, environment, people, and creative and innovation.
Yazaki has approximately 220,000 employees in more than 40 countries. Their advanced technologies incorporate new materials, methods, manufacturing processes, and protocols to bring customers next-generation automotive products.