Company Profile

Directors and Executive Officers

(As of Oct. 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
Kiyotaka Shobuda

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

 

Mitsuru Ono
Akira Koga
Masahiro Moro
Yasuhiro Aoyama
Kiyoshi Sato
[Independent director] [Outside director]
Michiko Ogawa
[Independent director] [Outside director]
 

Director, Audit & Supervisory Committee Member (Full-time)

Masatoshi Maruyama
Nobuhiko Watabe
Director, Audit & Supervisory Committee Member

 

Ichiro Sakai
[Independent director] [Outside director]
Akira Kitamura
[Independent director] [Outside director]
Hiroko Shibasaki
[Independent director] [Outside director]
Masato Sugimori
[Independent director] [Outside director]

 

 

 

<Executive Officers>

 

President and CEO Akira Marumoto*
Executive Vice President and COO Kiyoshi Fujiwara* 
Oversight of Innovation, Carbon Neutrality, Partnership and New Business

Senior Managing Executive Officers

Mitsuru Ono* 
Oversight of Financial Services and Corporate Planning & Development
Akira Koga* 
Oversight of Corporate Strategy, Product Strategy, Cost Planning and MDI & IT
Masahiro Moro* 
Oversight of Communication, Corporate Communications, Corporate Liaison and Administrative Domain
Yasuhiro Aoyama
Oversight of Global Marketing, Sales and Customer Service
Ichiro Hirose
Oversight of R&D and Cost Innovation
Takeshi Mukai

Oversight of Quality, Purchasing, Production and Business Logistics; In charge of Cost Innovation

Jeffrey H. Guyton
Oversight of Operations in North America; President and CEO, Mazda Motor of America, Inc. (Mazda North American Operations)

Managing Executive Officers

     

Ikuo Maeda
In charge of Design and Brand Style

Tetsuya Fujimoto
In charge of Financial Services and Corporate Planning & Development

Hiroshi Inoue
In charge of Asia & Oceania and New Emerging Markets; President, Mazda South East Asia Ltd. 
Makoto Yoshihara
Assistant to the Officer overseeing Administrative Domain; In charge of Global Auditing, CSR, Environment, 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