About Tadashi Yanai:
Tadashi Yanai is founder and president of Fast Retailing, of which Uniqlo (????, "unique clothing") is a subsidiary. He is routinely ranked as one of the richest men in Japan, and in January 2014 was ranked 35th richest person in the world according to Bloomberg, making him the richest man in Japan with an estimated net worth of 19.9 billion USD in 2009 and $17.6 billion in 2014.
Wal-Mart is an amazing success story. What I particularly admire very much about the late Sam Walton was his policy of valuing his employees. Giving value to employees is very rare in the retail industry. I also admire the strategies Walton used to b...Tadashi Yanai
Our international success started out first because we became the No. 1 casual wear brand in our home market of Japan. Then, we set up stores in the world's major fashion centers of New York, Paris and London.Tadashi Yanai
As a businessperson, I don't have the power to change the government. That is in the hands of the political leaders. However, as a taxpayer, we have the right to be critical of the government and demand change.Tadashi Yanai
People say that globalisation has negative aspects, but I don't believe globalisation is bad. It's criticised from a western perspective, but if you put yourself in the shoes of people in the developing world, it provides an unprecedented opportunity...Tadashi Yanai