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2006/04/28


Organization Change and Personnel Changes

1. Organization Change
< Purpose/Background>
By consolidating the following vehicle development processes into one organization, it supports vehicle development and the engineering activities to operate more efficiently and effectively.
< Content of reform>
Integrate Vehicle Engineering Division into Vehicle Development Division.

2. Directors and Executive Officers
Name New Post
(Effective on April 28, 2006)
Current Post
John G. Parker Representative Director
and Senior Executive Vice President Assistant to President;
In charge of China Business R&D, Purchasing, Quality Assurance, Marketing, Sales, IT Solutions and Environment
Representative Director
and Executive Vice President
Assistant to President;
In charge of R&D, Purchasing, Quality Assurance, Marketing, Sales, IT Solutions and Environment
Gideon Wolthers Representative Director Representative Director,
Senior Managing Executive Officer and CFO
In charge of Corporate Planning and Product Profit Control
Mutsumi Fujiwara Director
and Executive Vice President
In charge of Corporate Liaison and Purchasing
Director
and Senior Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Purchasing
Takashi Yamanouchi Director
and Senior Managing Executive Officer In charge of Corporate Affairs, Secretariat, Personnel & Human Development, Internal Auditing
Director
and Senior Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Secretariat, Personnel & Human Development, Internal Auditing and Mazda Hospital
Ryoichi Hasegawa Director
and Senior Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Corporate Communications & Liaison and IT Solution;
Assistant to the CFO
Director
and Senior Managing Executive Officer
In charge of IT Solution, Corporate Affairs, Risk Management and CSR;
Assistant to the CFO
David E. Friedman Senior Managing Executive Officer
and CFO
In charge of Corporate Planning
Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Corporate Planning
Seita Kanai Senior Managing Executive Officer
In charge of R&D
Managing Executive Officer
In charge of R&D
Masaharu Yamaki Senior Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Production and Business Logistics
Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Production and Business Logistics
Masazumi Wakayama Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Domestic Marketing, Domestic Sales and Domestic Customer Service
Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Corporate Communications & Liaison
Nobuhiro Hayama Managing Executive Officer
In charge of R&D Quality and Powertrain Development
Managing Executive Officer
In charge of R&D Quality
Masaki Kanda Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Corporate Affairs, Risk Management, CSR and Mazda Hospital
Managing Executive Officer
General Manager, Personnel & Human Development Div.
Akira Marumoto Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Product, Planning, Program Management
Executive Officer
In charge of Product Planning, Program Management
Keishi Egawa Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Corporate Planning and Financial Services
Executive Officer
In charge of Financial Services; General Manager, Financial Services Div.
Toru Oka Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Purchasing
Executive Officer
General Manager, Purchasing Div.
Malcolm D. Gough Managing Executive Officer
In charge of Overseas Sales and Customer Service
Executive Officer
General Manager, Overseas Sales Div.
James M. Muir Managing Executive Officer
President and CEO, Mazda Motor Europe GmbH
Executive Officer
President and CEO, Mazda Motor Europe GmbH
Hirotaka Kanazawa Executive Officer
In charge of Vehicle Development and Technical Research Center
Executive Officer
In charge of Vehicle Development, Vehicle Engineering, Powertrain Development and Technical Research Center
Masamichi Kogai Executive Officer
President, AutoAlliance (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Executive Officer
General Manager, Hofu Plant
Kozo Kawakami Executive Officer
General Manager, Purchasing Div.
Executive Officer
Deputy General Manager,
Purchasing Div. and Deputy General Manager Strategic Cost Innovations Div.
Yuji Nakamine Executive Officer
General Manager, Overseas Sales Div.
Executive Officer
President, AutoAlliance (Thailand) Co., Ltd.
Hiroshi Yamamoto Executive Officer
General Manager,
Domestic Sales Div.
and General Manager, Used Car Dept.
General Manager,
Regional Sales Dept. No2, Domestic Sales Div.
Tatsuji Ikeda Executive Officer
General Manager,
Powertrain Development Div.
General Manager,
Powertrain Development Div.
Minoru Mitsuda Executive Officer
General Manager,
Personnel & Human Development Div.
and General Manager,
Human Resources Dept.
General Manager,
Human Resources Dept.
Personnel & Human Development Div.
Masafumi Nakano Executive Officer
General Manager,
Hofu Plant
Deputy General Manager,
Hofu Plant and General Manager
Workshop Engineering Dept. No.2

Executive Officers to step down from their positions:
Name Current Post
Masao Furuta Managing Executive Officer
Hiroshi Hosaka Executive Officer
General Manager, Domestic Sales Div.
Kazuhiko Tanaka Executive Officer
General Manager, Corporate Affairs Div.
Kazuyuki Okada Executive Officer
General Manager, Vehicle Development Div.
Moray S. Callum Executive Officer
General Manager, Design Div.

2. General Managers
Name New Post
(Effective on April 28, 2006)
Current Post
Tadashi Iwamoto General Manager
Strategic Cost Innovation Div.
and General Manager
Commodity Cost Promotion Dept.
and Deputy General Manager
Product Profit Control Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Program Management Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Vehicle Development Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Powertrain Development Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Purchasing Div.
General Manager
Strategic Cost Innovation Div.
and General Manager
Commodity Cost Promotion Dept.
and Deputy General Manager
Product Profit Control Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Program Management Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Vehicle Engineering Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Powertrain Development Div.
and Deputy General Manager
Purchasing Div.
Laurens G. Van Den Acker General Manager
Design Div.
Deputy General Manager
Design Div.
Yasuhiro Fujisaki General Manager
Vehicle Development Div.
General Manager
Vehicle Engineering Div.
Takahisa Sori Deputy General Manager
Vehicle Development Div.
and General Manager
Vehicle Engineering Promotion Dept.
Deputy General Manager
Vehicle Engineering Div.
and General Manager
Vehicle Engineering Promotion Dept.
Takeshi Mukai General Manager
Painting, Trim & Final Assembly Engineering Dept.
Manager
Trim & Final Assembly Engineering Gr. Painting,Trim & Final Assembly Engineering Dept.
Kenji Endo General Manager
Production Control & Logistics Div.
Deputy General Manager
Production Control & Logistics Div.
Kiyotaka Shobuda Deputy General Manager
Hofu Plant and General Manager
Workshop Engineering Dept. No.2
General Manager
Painting, Trim & Final Assembly Engineering Dept.
Nobuhiko Watabe Deputy General Manager
Domestic Marketing Div.
Deputy General Manager
Product Profit Control Div.
Raita Nishiyama Deputy General Manager
Domestic Sales Div.
dispatched to
Tokai Mazda Sales Co., Ltd
Masanori Amimoto General Manager
Regional Sales Dept. No2
Manager
Sales Administration Gr.
Regional Sales Dept. No2
Nobuyoshi Tochio General Manager
Financial Services Div.
Deputy General Manager
Financial Services Div.
Toru Ikegami General Manager
Corporate Affairs Div.
General Manager
Office of Legal Affairs
Toru Tanaka General Manager
Office of Legal Affairs
Staff Manager
Office of Legal Affairs
Seiji Ikeno Dispatched to
Kanto Mazda Co., Ltd
Deputy General Manager
Domestic Sales Div.
and General Manager
Used Car Dept.
Takashi Uchida Dispatched to
Malox Co., Ltd
General Manager
Production Control & Logistics Div.

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