Nobuhiro Ikehata

Pyrotechnics Director・Composer
Video Production

Born July 14 1972 in Kanagawa 

After completing KEIO elementary and Junior High, studied abroad in Salt Lake City Utah, Graduated from Highland High School in 1992. Graduated from Salt Lake Community College in 1998.

In 1992 was involved in Liberty Park Pioneer Day Fireworks,  After passing the Pyrotechnics Display Operator test conducted by the Utah State Fire Marshal in 1993, started to get involved with Fireworks display shows in the US.  After returning home, produced numerous directions such as the Nagaoka Fireworks Display “Tenchijin Hanabi” in 2008.  Directed RIO OLYMPICS Flag Handover  Closing Ceremony Fireworks in 2016.

Qualification: Class A Explosive Handling Safety Manager’s License