Title: Senior Vice President, Production Engineering
Executive Vice President, Production Engineering
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.
Tadahisa Isono is executive vice president, Production Engineering at Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing, North America, Inc. (TEMA) based in Erlanger, KY. TEMA supports Toyota's engineering and manufacturing operations in North America.
Isono joined Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) in 1986 in the company’s Body Production Engineering Group. He was later assigned responsibilities in Quality Control at TMC’s Tahara Plant and was later promoted to assistant general manager in Body PE.
In 2007, Isono served as executive managing coordinator at Toyota Motor Asia-Pacific and returned to TMC in 2010 at project general manager in Production Engineer/Product Development. In 2011, he became general manager of Lexus assembly at TMC’s Tahara Plant.
Isono graduated from Osaka University with a degree in engineering.