Second son of Kisshomaru Ueshiba. After Kisshomaru Ueshiba's death in 1999, Moriteru Ueshiba took on the mantle of Doshu (hereditary head) and become 3rd Doshu. From 1996 - is Dojocho (director/owner) of Aikikai Hombu Dojo.
He was born on April 2, 1951 in Tokyo. The certified economy specialist (graduated from Meiji Gakuin University). In addition to the Aikido management, is a professor of the National Diet. Since 1991 Ueshiba Sensei regularly conducts Aikido seminars around the world.