Masatoshi Ito is a Japanese businessman who was known as the Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer of Ajinomoto Co., Inc since 2009. Currently, he is occupying two positions Representative Director and Chairman of the Board in the Company. In addition, he was also Chairman of Japan Frozen Food Association and President of the Association for the Safety of Imported Food, Japan.
After graduating from Keio University, he joined Ajinomoto Co., Inc. in 1971 and was elected as a member of the Board in 1999. He was appointed Representative Director since 2003 and continued to hold this position until now. In addition, he was responsible for some other positions before being in charge of these current ones.
Little was known about his personal life.