Satoru Iwata (1959-2015), President and CEO of Nintendo

Satoru Iwata

Satoru Iwata, the president and CEO of Nintendo, has passed away at age 55 from bile duct tumor. Iwata, the fourth president of Nintendo, helped launch the Nintendo DS and Wii.

On my business card, I am a corporate president. In my mind, I am a game developer. But in my heart, I am a gamer.