August 28, 2012

Manchin Statement on Passing of Dr. Takao Iwasaki

Charleston, W.Va. – U.S. Senator Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) issued the following statement about the death of Dr. Takao Iwasaki, the president and chief executive officer of Kureha Corporation.
“Over his years running Kureha, Dr. Iwasaki became a dear friend to the state of West Virginia. I will always remember and appreciate our friendship and his contributions to manufacturing in our state and around the world. Gayle and I extend our deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to the members of Dr. Iwasaki’s family and the whole family of Kureha. I am certain that his love for his work and the work of the company will inspire all of you now and into the future.”