Company Profile

Directors, Officers and Auditors

 As of April 1, 2019

Masamichi Kogai Representative Director and Chairman of the Board

Masamichi Kogai Representative Director and Chairman of the Board

Representative Director and Chairman of the Board
Masamichi Kogai

Akira Marumoto Representative Director

Akira Marumoto Representative Director

Representative Director
Akira Marumoto

Kiyoshi Fujiwara Representative Director

Kiyoshi Fujiwara Representative Director

Representative Director
Kiyoshi Fujiwara

Director

Yuji Nakamine
Nobuhide Inamoto
Kiyotaka Shobuda
Mitsuru Ono
Akira Koga
Ichiro Sakai
Kazuaki Jono

Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Full-time) Hirofumi Kawamura
Masahiro Yasuda
Audit & Supervisory Board Member Takao Hotta
Kunihiko Tamano
Akira Kitamura

Executive Officers

* President and CEO Akira Marumoto
* Executive Vice President Kiyoshi Fujiwara
Assistant to President; Oversight of Global Marketing, Sales and Customer Service

* Senior Managing Executive Officer

Yuji Nakamine
Oversight of Operations in Europe, Asia & Oceania, Middle East & Africa and New Emerging Markets
Nobuhide Inamoto
Oversight of Operations in China, Domestic Sales and Fleet Sales
Kiyotaka Shobuda
Oversight of Quality, Brand Enhancement, Purchasing, Production and Business Logistics
Mitsuru Ono
Oversight of Financial Services and Administrative Domain; Assistant to the Officer overseeing Fleet Sales

Akira Koga
Oversight of Corporate Planning Domain, Corporate Liaison and MDI & IT

Senior Managing Executive Officer

Masahiro Moro
Oversight of operations in North America; Chairman and CEO, Mazda Motor of America, Inc. (Mazda North American Operations)
Ichiro Hirose
Oversight of R&D and Cost Innovation; In charge of Powertrain Development and Integrated Control System Development
Jeffrey H. Guyton
Assistant to the Officer overseeing Operations in North America and Brand Enhancement; President, Mazda Motor of America, Inc. (Mazda North American Operations)

Managing Executive Officer

     

Masatoshi Maruyama
Assistant to the Officer overseeing Production and Business Logistics

Kazuhisa Fujikawa
In charge of Global Purchasing and Cost Innovation

Kazuyuki Fukuhara
In charge of Domestic Sales and Fleet Sales; President, Mazda Chuhan Co., Ltd.

Ikuo Maeda
In charge of Design and Brand Style

Tetsuya Fujimoto
Assistant to the Officer overseeing Corporate Planning Domain; In charge of Financial Services

Nobuhiko Watabe
In charge of Operations in China; Chairman, Mazda Motor (China) Co., Ltd.
Hiroshi Inoue
In charge of Asia & Oceania and New Emerging Markets; President, Mazda South East Asia Ltd.
Yasuhiro Aoyama
In charge of Operations in Europe; Assistant to the Officer overseeing Brand Enhancement; President and CEO, Mazda Motor Europe GmbH
Makoto Yoshihara
Assistant to the Officer overseeing Administrative Domain; In charge of Global Auditing, CSR, Environment, Secretariat, General & Legal Affairs, Compliance and Risk Management
Takeshi Mukai
In charge of Global Production, Global Business Logistics and Cost Innovation
Hidenori Kawakami
In charge of Global Quality; Assistant to the Officer in charge of Cost Innovation
Executive Officer

 

Chiharu Mizutani
President and CEO, Mazda Motor Manufacturing de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.  (Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation)
Masashi Aihara
General Manager, US Production Preparation Office; President, Mazda Toyota Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc.
Ryuichi Umeshita
In charge of Brand Enhancement, Global Marketing and Customer Service

Kazuhisa Yoshida
In charge of Global Human Resources, Safety, Health & Disaster Prevention and Mazda Hospital

Hidetoshi Kudo
In charge of R&D Administration, Product Strategy and Technical Research Center 

Hiroyuki Matsumoto
In charge of Vehicle Development and Product Planning

Takeji Kojima

In charge of Corporate Communications and Corporate Liaison

Akihiro Kidani

General Manager, MDI & IT Div.

Eiji Nakai
General Manager, Powertrain Development Div. 
Ikuo Sugiyama
Deputy General Manager, US Production Preparation Office; Senior Vice President, Mazda Toyota Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc.
Hironori Tanaka
General Manager, Domestic Business Div.

 

Fellow

Senior Innovation Fellow Mitsuo Hitomi

Note:
Mark of "*" stands for the Executive Officers who also hold the post of Director.