Analyst, Japan SPE Sector, Nomura
Tetsuya Wadaki has been covering the precision equipment & semiconductor production equipment sectors since joining Nomura in 2000, after working at Tokyo Electron until 1999. His emphasis is on basic research, and he aims to provide accurate, full and timely information. He analyzes companies and industries from a medium-term perspective, looking out for the next growth themes and profit growth models for these two sectors, which face concerns of saturation and excessive competition. He has given many lectures to industry bodies and written numerous articles and reports. He placed first in the Nikkei Veritas Rankings (precision equipment) in 2011 and second in 2012-2016. He placed second in the 2014-2016 Institutional Investor Rankings for the electronics/precision instruments sector.