Company Profile

Directors and Executive Officers

(As of Oct 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

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

Director who is Audit & Supervisory
Committee Member

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; 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 Officers

     

Kazuhisa Fujikawa
In charge of Global Purchasing and Cost Innovation

Kazuyuki Fukuhara
President, SMM Auto Finance, Inc.; 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 Officers

 

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, Sales 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
In charge of Domestic Sales

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

 

Fellow

Senior Innovation Fellow Mitsuo Hitomi