President Takanose Kazuaki graduated from Waseda University. He worked for Sony Corporation for decades and had been stayed in Sony Europe branch for years. He then served as Head of Procurement of Sony Corporation. After retired at 62, he was in charge of Executive Director of Sony Education Foundation. Since 2019, he has been appointed as President of Shohoku College as well as Executive Director of Sony Institute of Higher Education. Over the years, President Takanose has received several delegations from National Chi Nan University (NCNU), and invited NCNU to be the first partner university of Shohoku College in Taiwan to conduct comprehensive academic exchanges and cooperation. President Takanose significantly expand international mobility and global academic connection of NCNU, therefore NCNU expresses sincere gratitude to President Takanose by presenting Honorary Alumni.