Hiromasa Ezoe

Hiromasa Ezoe was born in Osaka in 1936. He graduated from Japan's top University The University of Tokyo in 1960 and started his first company -an advertising company- that same year. In 1971 he established the Ezoe Scholarship Foundation, and changed its name to Recruit Co. Ltd. in 1984. He currently serves as Chairman of the re-established Ezoe Scholarship Foundation, and Representative Director of La Voce, an organisation for the promotion of Opera.