Kazuo Murano is currently President of Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, which is the R&D organization for Fujitsu Limited, an ICT company based in Japan. He assumed this role in June 2004.
He has been a Board Member of Fujitsu Limited since June 1996. In 2002, he was named Corporate Senior Vice President and Group President, Global Businesses, responsible for Fujitsu's overall global operations. From 1996 to 2000, he held senior positions in Fujitsu's Network/Telecommunications Group, including Group President, International Telecommunications Business Group. Prior to 1995, he worked in Fujitsu Laboratories and was appointed to the position of General Manager, Multimedia Systems Research Division. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering from Tokyo University and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University (June 1972). Fellow, IEEE.