Ernest Higa

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Ernest Higa is an entrepreneur born in Hawaii, who founded the Domino's Pizza franchise in Japan.[1] Ernest Higa graduated from Columbia University, and founded the first branch in Ebisu in September 1984.[2] He is a member of Keizai Dōyukai, a major Japanese business group.[3] In December 2011 he helped Wendy's return to Japan.[4]


  1. ^ Faltermayer, Edmund (7 September 1992). "Does Japan Play Fair?". Fortune Magazine. Retrieved 6 October 2011. 
  2. ^ Simons, Lewis (9 February 1987). "Pizza pie latest Japanese delight". Bangor Daily News. 
  3. ^ "Ernest Higa and the Birth of Japan's Pizza Delivery Industry". Columbia Business School. Archived from the original on 4 April 2012. Retrieved 6 October 2011. 
  4. ^ "Wendy's bank in Japan". SF Chronicle. Retrieved 2 January 2012. [permanent dead link]