Company Profile

Directors and Executive Officers

(As of Apr 1, 2021)

<Directors>

 

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

 

Kiyotaka Shobuda
Mitsuru Ono
Akira Koga
Masahiro Moro
Kiyoshi Sato
Michiko Ogawa 
 

Director who is Audit & Supervisory
Committee Member (Full-time)

Masatoshi Maruyama
Masahiro Yasuda
Director who is Audit & Supervisory
Committee Member

 

Ichiro Sakai
Kunihiko Tamano
Akira Kitamura
Hiroko Shibasaki
 

<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 Officers

Kiyotaka Shobuda* 
Oversight of Quality, Brand Enhancement, Purchasing, Production and Business Logistics
Mitsuru Ono* 
Oversight of Financial Services and Administrative Domain
Akira Koga* 
Oversight of Corporate Planning Domain, Corporate Liaison and MDI & IT
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
Takeshi Mukai

In charge of Global Purchasing, Global Production, Global Business Logistics and Cost Innovation

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 Officers

     

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
Assistant to the Officer overseeing Global Sales
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
Hidenori Kawakami
In charge of Global Quality; Assistant to the Officer in charge of Cost Innovation
Hidetoshi Kudo

In charge of Brand Enhancement, Digitalization Promotion, Global Marketing, Sales and Customer Service

Takeji Kojima

In charge of R&D Administration, Product Strategy, Technical Research Center and Carbon Neutrality

Executive Officers

 

Masashi Aihara
President, Mazda Toyota Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc.
Ryuichi Umeshita

Executive Vice President, Mazda Motor of America, Inc. (Mazda North American Operations)

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

Hiroyuki Matsumoto
In charge of Vehicle Development and Product Planning

Akihiro Kidani

In charge of MDI & IT

Eiji Nakai
In charge of Powertrain Development and Integrated Control System Development 
Ikuo Sugiyama
Senior Vice President, Mazda Toyota Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc.
Hironori Tanaka
In charge of Domestic Sales
Noriyuki Takimura

In charge of Corporate Communications, Corporate Liaison and Operations in the Greater Tokyo Metropolitan Area

Osamu Kawamura
In charge of Operations in China

Takuji Iwashita
President and CEO, Mazda Motor Manufacturing de Mexico, S.A. de C.V. (Mazda de Mexico Vehicle Operation)

 Kazuhiko Sumi
General Manager, Purchasing Div.
 Kazuyoshi Todou
General Manager, Domestic Business Div.

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

 

<Fellow>

Senior Innovation Fellow Mitsuo Hitomi