DENSO Announces Senior Management Changes

DENSO Announces Senior Management Changes

KARIYA (Japan) DENSO Corporation announced management changes, which were approved at the shareholders meeting and board of directors meeting on 19th June 2013 . These changes are effective from 19th June 2013.

New Directors appointed to the Board:

Hiroyuki Wakabayashi, Senior Executive Director (from Executive Director)

Satoshi Iwata, Senior Executive Director (from Executive Director)

New Executive Directors:

Hideaki Matsuki (from Asia Project Department)

Shinsuke Yamaguchi (from President of DENSO Manufacturing Hungary)

Yoshitaka Kajita (from President of DENSO International India)

Hiroaki Okuchi (from System Control Components Business Unit)

Jiro Ebihara (from Production Engineering Division)

Board of Director and Executive Director retirements:

Koichi Fukaya (from Chairman)

Sojiro Tsuchiya (from Executive Vice President)

Shigehiro Nishimura (from Executive Director)

Yoshihiro Saka (from Executive Director)

DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electronics and information and safety. Its customers include all the world’s major carmakers. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates in 36 countries and regions (including Japan) and employs more than 130,000 people. Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013, totaled US$38.1 billion. Last fiscal year, DENSO spent 9.4 percent of its global consolidated sales on research and development. DENSO common stock is traded on the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges. For more information, go to www.globaldenso.com, or visit our media website at www.densomediacenter.com.

Attachment: DENSO New Organization

Effective June 19, 2013

Board of Directors and Executive Directors

Title

Name

Main organizational responsibility

President & CEO

Nobuaki Katoh

Executive Vice Presidents

Hiromi Tokuda

Support of President & CEO,Europe Region

Koji Kobayashi

Support of President & CEO, Asia & Oceania Region

Hikaru Sugi

President of DENSO INTERNATIONAL AMERICA, INC. , North, Central & South America Region

Masahiko Miyaki

Overall R&D,Engineering Research & Development Center,China Region

Senior Executive Directors,
Members of the Board

Kazuo Hironaka

Corporate Center

Shinji Shirasaki

Electronic Systems Business Group

Akio Shikamura

Overall Production, Thermal Systems Business Group

Haruya Maruyama

Sales and Marketing Group, Overall Aftermarket Business

Akio Tajima

Purchasing Group, Corporate Center (Deputy)

Michio Adachi

Powertrain Control Systems Business Group

Hiroyuki Wakabayash

Information & Safety Systems Business Group

Satoshi Iwata

Information & Safety Systems Business Group (Deputy),Tokyo Office

Executive Director,
Member of the Board

Shoichiro Toyoda

Executive Directors

Manfredo Nicolelli

Thermal Systems Business (Europe)

Yoshikazu Makino

President of DENSO INTERNATIONAL ASIA CO.,LTD.

Yasushi Yamanaka

President of DENSO INTERNATIONAL EUROPE B.V.

Noboru Yamada

President of DENSO (CHINA) INVESTMENT CO., LTD.

Masahiko Ito

Climate, Cooling and Heating Business Unit, New Business Promotion Department, Aftermarket Business (Deputy)

Toshiyuki Kato

Sales and Marketing Group (Deputy), Tokyo Sales Division, Toyota Sales Division (Deputy)

Kenichiro Kamai

Corporate R&D Division 1, Corporate R&D Division 2, Corporate R&D Division 3

Sadahiro Usui

Engine Electrical Systems Business Unit

Koji Arima

Production Promotion Center

Katsuhisa Shimokawa

Thermal Systems Business Unit, Thermal Systems Manufacturing Planning Division, Thermal Systems Production Engineering R&D Division, Thermal Systems Machinery & Tools Division

Yukihiko Murakami

Aftermarket Business Unit, Global Business Planning Division, Service Division

Hiroyuki Ina

Information and Communications Technology Business Unit

Shingo Kuwamura

President of DENSO MANUFACTURING MICHIGAN, INC.

Tatsuya Toyoda

Aftermarket Business Unit (Deputy)

Yukihiro Kato

Electronics Device Business Unit

Kazuaki Fujitani

Global Sales & Business Development Division, Chubu Sales Division,Hiroshima Sales Division

Shoji Tsuzuki

Human Resources Division, Corporate Communications Division, Health Care Promotion Division

Yoshifumi Kato

Driving Assist & Safety Business Unit, Electric Control Components Division

Masanari Murakami

President of TIANJIN DENSO ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.

Yukihiro Shinohara

Diesel Injection Business Unit, Gasoline Injection Business Unit

Kazumasa Kimura

DENSO INTERNATIONAL AMERICA, INC.

(Sales and Marketing of North, Central & South America)

Bunichi Kondo

Toyota Sales Division,Osaka Sales Division

Masanori Tsuruta

Electronics Business Unit

Yasuhiro Iida

President of DENSO (THAILAND) CO., LTD.

Kenichiro Ito

Corporate Planning Division, Finance & Accounting Division, Business Innovation Department

Hideaki Matsuki

DENSO INTERNATIONAL ASIA CO.,LTD. (Deputy)

Shinsuke Yamaguchi

Information Strategy Planning Division, Safety & Environment Promotion Division, Facility Division, Strategic Production Planning Division, Production Control Division, Logistics Planning Division

Yoshitaka Kajita

President of DENSO INTERNATIONAL INDIA PVT. LTD.,

DENSO INTERNATIONAL ASIA CO.,LTD. (Sales and Marketing of Asia & Oceania)

Hiroaki Okuchi

System Control Components Business Unit

Jiro Ebihara

President of DENSO MANUFACTURING HUNGARY LTD.

 

Corporate Auditors

Toshio Watanabe
Masato Iwase

Fujio Cho

Tsutomu Saito

Toshimichi Kondo