Inoue was born and raised in Shonan, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan and received his B.A. in Law from Waseda University in Tokyo.
From 1982 to 1990, he was employed at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., engaging in thermal power plants.
From 1990 until 2011, Mr Inoue held senior management positions in Japan and abroad with All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd. and was Director of Corporate Affairs – Asia immediately prior to being chosen to lead the project team that resulted in the birth of Peach Aviation. He was named Representative Director and CEO of Peach in 2011.
Inoue is fluent in Japanese, English, and Chinese (Mandarin)
Representative Director & CEO, Peach Aviation Limited