Mr. Yoshioka serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Renesas. He was appointed this role in August 2019, from his experience and technological expertise of the products and the market following the years he has dedicated towards Renesas.
He began his career in Hitachi, Ltd in 1986. After the joint venture of Hitachi and Mitsubishi Electric was established, he served different posts at Renesas Technology Corporation, later becoming Vice President and Head of System Solution Business Unit 2, followed by Vice President and Head of Mobile Multimedia SoC Business Division.
In 2010, he served as the Senior Executive Vice President and COO of the Renesas Mobile Corporation. Following the absorption type merger into Renesas Electronics Corporation, he has held many key roles such as Vice President and Head of Automotive Control and Analog & Power Systems Business Division in 2013, Vice President and Deputy General Manager of 1st Solution Business Unit and Head of Automotive Control and Analog & Power Systems Business Division in 2014, and Vice President and Deputy General Manager of 1st Solution Business Unit and Head of Safety Solution Business Division in 2016, and Senior Vice President and Deputy General Manager of the Automotive Solutions Business Unit in 2017.
Prior to his appointment as the CTO, Mr. Yoshioka was also the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Automotive Solution Business Unit in 2018, contributing to the growth of the Automotive Business for Renesas Electronics.
Mr. Yoshioka has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Applied Physics from the University of Tokyo and graduated from Stanford University with a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering.