• Born date: 1848-04-13
  • Born in: n.a.
  • Death date: 1930-11-09
Asano Sōichirō

Asano Sōichirō (浅野 総一郎, April 13, 1848 – November 9, 1930) was a Japanese businessman responsible for founding a number of companies, including what became today's JFE Group.He came from a samurai family in the Toyama region. He was Doctor Asano Taijun's son. He was originally named Asano Taijiro.