Corporate Officers | Company | Asahi Kasei

Corporate Officers

Board of Directors

Corporate Auditors

Corporate Auditor Yuji Kobayashi
Masafumi Nakao
Outside Corporate Auditor Akio Makabe
Tetsuo Ito
Hikoe Konishi

Executive Officers

Presidential Executive Officer Hideki Kobori
Vice-Presidential Executive Officer Shigeki Takayama Technology functions
Yutaka Shibata Business management functions
Hiroshi Yoshida Executive Officer for Material business sector
Primary Executive Officer Shuichi Sakamoto Executive Officer for Health Care business sector (joint)
Fumitoshi Kawabata Executive Officer for Homes business sector
Richard A. Packer Executive Officer for Health Care business sector (joint)
Kenji Hamai Senior General Manager, Nobeoka Office
Senior Executive Officer Satoru Tamura Senior General Manager, Marketing & Innovation
Soichiro Hashizume Executive Officer for HR
Koshiro Kudo President, Performance Products SBU
Hideyuki Yamagishi President, Specialty Solutions SBU
Yoshihiro Ono President, Basic Materials SBU
John W. Moyer Deputy oversight: Material sector (Executive Officer for North America)
CEO, Polypore International, LP
Jonathan A. Rennert CEO, ZOLL Medical Corporation
Lead Executive Officer Takeshi Himeno Executive Officer for QA
Hideki Tsutsumi President, Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH
Hiroshi Shirai Executive Officer for R&D
Takashi Mukuno General Representative for China
Chairman, Asahi Kasei (China) Co. Ltd.
Minoru Suetsugu Executive Officer for Manufacturing, ESH
Hiroki Ideguchi Senior General Manager, Corporate Strategy
Ryuji Kawano Executive Officer for Corporate Production Technology
President, Asahi Kasei Engineering Corporation
Toshiyasu Horie Executive Officer for General Affairs, Legal, Communications, Risk Management & Compliance
Executive Officer Takayuki Tanaka VP Asia-Pacific Commercial Operation, ZOLL Medical Corporation
Naohiro Kuze Executive Fellow
(Compound semiconductors)
Yoshifumi Nishimura Deputy oversight: Specialty Solutions SBU
(Separator technology)
Makoto Sakamoto Executive Officer for Procurement & Logistics
Hiroaki Sugiyama Deputy oversight: Specialty Solutions SBU
Senior General Manager, Planning & Coordination, Specialty Solutions SBU
Hajime Okamura Deputy oversight: Performance Products SBU
Senior General Manager, Osaka Office
Yasuhiro Murozono President, PS Japan Corporation
Kazusa Kawamoto Deputy oversight: Marketing & Innovation
Yukifumi Kuwaba Deputy oversight: Performance Products SBU
Senior General Manager, Planning & Coordination, Performance Products SBU
Akira Nishizawa President, Asahi Kasei Advance Corporation
Yoshihito Itani Senior General Manager, Mizushima Works
Masami Takenaka Senior General Manager, Technology Policy Center, Corporate Research & Development
Satoshi Nishikawa Senior General Manager, Human Resources
Hiroyoshi Matsuyama Deputy oversight: Specialty Solutions SBU
(Separator operations)
Dirk Pieper CEO, Sage Automotive Interiors, Inc.
Kazushi Kuse Executive Fellow
(Digital innovation)

as of July 1, 2020