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Obituaries

Kyocera and KDDI founder Kazuo Inamori dies at 90

Renowned entrepreneur also applied his talents to restructuring JAL

 Kyocera and KDDI founder Kazuo Inamori died on Aug. 24. (Photo by Yoshiyuki Tamai)

OSAKA -- Kyocera and KDDI founder Kazuo Inamori died on Aug. 24, Kyocera announced on Tuesday. Inamori was 90.

Funeral services were held for his family, and a public memorial will take place at an as yet unspecified date and place.

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