DENSO Announces Senior Management Changes

DENSO Announces Senior Management Changes

KARIYA (Japan) ―DENSO Corporation today announced management changes, which were approved at today’s shareholders meeting and board of directors meeting. These changes are effective today.

New Directors appointed to the Board:

Koji Kobayashi, Executive Vice President (from Senior Managing Director)

Mitsuhiko Masegi, Senior Managing Director (from Managing Officer)

Masahiko Miyaki, Senior Managing Director (from Managing Officer)

Akio Shikamura, Senior Managing Director (from Managing Officer)

Haruya Maruyama, Senior Managing Director (from Managing Officer)

 

New Managing Officers:

Noboru Yamada (from President of DENSO (China) Investment Co., Ltd.)

Yukihiro Kato (from General Manager of Electronics Device Product Division)

Kazuaki Fujitani (from General Manager of Toyota Sales Department)

Shoji Tsuzuki (from General Manager of Human Resources Department)

Yoshifumi Kato (from General Manager of Technology Planning Department)

 

Board of Director and Managing Officer retirements:

Kenji Ohya (from Executive Vice President)

Mitsuharu Kato (from Senior Managing Director)

Mitsunori Takao (from Managing Officer)

Mikio Kumano (from Managing Officer)

Yoshitaka Asano (from Managing Officer)

 

DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global supplier of advanced technology, systems and components. Its customers include all the world’s major carmakers. Worldwide, the company employs approximately 120,000 people in 34 countries and regions, including Japan. Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2010 totaled US$32.0 billion. 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.