Kisaku Mayekawa

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Kisaku Mayekawa (前川 喜作 Mayekawa Kisaku?, 1893–1986), was a Japanese industrialist and philanthropist who founded Mayekawa Manufacturing Company in Tokyo, Japan in 1924. A graduate of Japan's prestigious Waseda University, he also founded the all male Dormitory Wakeijuku through his philanthropic work.

  • 1920: Graduated from Waseda University School of Science and Engineering
  • 1924: Founded Mayekawa Manufacturing Ltd.
  • 1948: Councilor of Waseda University (Later trustee)
  • 1955: Established the Wakeijuku Foundation

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