YKK

DIRECTORS

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
(As of June 29, 2017)

Chairman & CEO
Tadahiro Yoshida
Representative Director and vice chairman
Masayuki Sarumaru
Hideo Yoshizaki
President
Hiroaki Otani
Directors
Wataru Otani
Akira Yoshida
Jiichi Bamba
Tetsuo Yazawa
Keinosuke Ono
Yoshio Osawa
Corporate Auditor
Satoshi Kawai
Kiyotaka Nagata
Hiroshi Akiyama
Naoki Yanagida

OPERATING OFFICERS
(As of April 1, 2018)

President
Hiroaki Otani
Executive
Vice President
Wataru Otani
Akira Yoshida
Financial, Administration
Koichi Matsushima
Fastening Products Group
Fumio Ikeda
Machinery and Engineering Group
Vice President
Ryuichi Tsuneda
Apparel Business Development Division, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Takanori Yoshida
Industrial Material Business Development Division, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Hisashi Yoneshima
Product Development Division, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Satoshi Namisashi
Manufacturing and Engineering Division, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Isami Matsui
Planning Department, Manufacturing and Engineering Division, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Masato Tomita
Production Engineering Department, Manufacturing and Engineering Division, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Koji Matsumoto
Supply Chain Management Center, Fastening Products Group
Yuji Furukawa
Business Planning Department, Fastening Products Group
Takashi Tsukumo
Global Marketing Group, Fastening Products Group
Koichi Honda
Field Technology Center, Fastening Products Group
Hitoshi Kawakami
Slide Fastener Kurobe Plant, JAPAN Company, Fastening Products Group
Yuji Kitahara
Snap & Button Business, Fastening Products Group
Masahiko Futakuchi
Quality & Environment Management Department, Fastening Products Group
Yoshihisa Morita
Fastening Machinery Department, Engineering Division, Machinery and Engineering Group
Yoshikazu Sawada
AP Machinery Department, Engineering Division, Machinery and Engineering Group
Akihiro Tamura
Manufacturing Division, Machinery and Engineering Group
Yasuharu Yoshimura
Fundamental Technology Division, Machinery and Engineering Group
Sachiko Yamazaki
Planning, Machinery and Engineering Group
Shinichi Asano
Kurobe Manufacturing Center
Kiyoko Kobayashi
General Administration Department
Katsuya Yumoto
Legal & Intellectual Property Department
Hideo Kameyama
Human Resources Department
Shinichi Muguruma
Information Technology Department
Satoshi Honda
Corporate Planning
Hiroshi Tachikawa
Accounting & Finance Department
Hiroyuki Aoshima
Internal Auditing

SPECIALIZED OFFICERS
(As of April 1, 2018)

Executive
Chief Specialist/Engineer
Masahiro Kusayama
Product Development, Slide Fastener Business, Fastening Products Group
Shingo Kawamura
Material and Surface Modification Technology, Machinery and Engineering Group
Takuya Sakuragi
Analysis Technology, Analysis Technology Center, Machinery and Engineering Group
Kazuhiko Kita
Material Technology, Machinery and Engineering Group

GROUP OFFICERS
(As of April 1, 2018)

Vice President
Tsuyoshi Tsuji
President, YKK DO BRASIL LTDA.
Toru Yamamoto
Managing Director, YKK EUROPE LTD.
Kazuto Daimon
President, YKK (CHINA)INVESTMENT CO.,LTD.
Kosuke Miimi
President, YKK HOLDING ASIA PTE.LTD.
James K. Reed
President, YKK CORPORATION OF AMERICA
Yoshihiro Shirakawa
JAPAN Company President, Fastening Products Group