Microsoft Japan

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Microsoft Japan Co. Ltd.,
Founded February, 1986
Headquarters Shinagawa, Tokyo, Japan
Key people Darren Huston, president & CEO
Employees 1,793 (2006)[1]
Parent Microsoft Corporation of America
Website www.microsoft.com/ja/jp/
Microsoft Development Co. Ltd.,
Founded November 16, 2005
Headquarters Chōfu, Tokyo, Japan
Key people Akio Fujii
Employees 371 (2006)[2]
Website www.microsoft.com/ja/jp/

Microsoft Japan, officially Microsoft Japan Company, Limited (日本マイクロソフト株式会社 Nihon Maikurosofuto Kabushiki Kaisha?), is a division of the United States-based computer technology corporation Microsoft based in Japan. The headquarters is in a skyscraper in the Shinagawa[3] district of Tokyo.

Events[edit]

  • May 13, 2005 - Yoshihiro Maruyama presented the Xbox 360 to the public.

Sponsorship[edit]

Since 2004 the company has sponsored the Microsoft Cup.

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Microsoft Japan's former head office in Odakyu Southern Tower.