Masanao Tomozoe joined Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) in April 1977 after graduating from Waseda University’s Faculty of Law in March that same year.
He was seconded to Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., Inc. (TMS) in January 2001.
In June 2005, he was made a managing officer, and in April 2011, he became a senior managing director and he was appointed Senior Vice President of Toyota Motor North America Inc.(TMA).
In 2012 he became President and Chief Executive Officer of Toyota Motor Sales & Marketing Corporation (TMSM). Mr Tomozoe was then appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Central Japan International Airport Co., Ltd. in June 2015.