Yusuke Hasegawa, Senior Chief Engineer & General Manager, Technology Development Division 5, Honda R&D Co., Ltd.

Yusuke Hasegawa is responsible for research and development of electric vehicle technology such as in EV, FCEV, and HEV; a position which he has held since 2011. He joined Honda Motor Co., Ltd. in 1986 and was assigned to the Engine Design Division of Honda R&D Co., Ltd. in 1987. Since this time, he has been responsible for the development of next-generation powertrains, F-1 engine systems and the testing of electrical components, and more recently robotics technology at the Honda R&D Fundamental Research Center. Hasegawa graduated from the Faculty of Science and Technology, Sophia University.