Board of Directors, Audit & Supervisory Board Members, and Corporate Officers

Board of Directors

Satoshi Masumura President & CEO  
Ryoji Noyori Outside Director  
Hisaya Fujiwara    
Tatsuya Yamagata    
Kenichi Somekawa    
Fumihiro Yanaka    
Komei Matsuda Outside Director  
Naoki Mizuno    
Hirokazu Isono    
Shigeki Kawabata    

Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Hitoshi Kondo    
Akira Ono Outside Corporate Auditor  
Yasuo Nakae Outside Corporate Auditor  

Corporate Officers

Satoshi Masumura President & CEO General Manager, EHS Headquarters
Hisaya Fujiwara Senior VP Supervisor for Fragrance and Aroma Ingredients Div. Managing Director for the Americas Region
Tatsuya Yamagata Senior VP General Manager, Global Integration Headquarters Associate General Manager, EHS Headquarters Director, Corporate Quality Assurance Headquarters Supervisor for Quality Assurance Dept., Information System Dept.
Kenichi Somekawa Senior VP General Manager, Flavor Div. Supervisor for Branch Offices
Fumihiro Yanaka Senior VP General Manager, Corporate Research and Development Div. Supervisor for Fine Chemical Div.
Naoki Mizuno Senior VP General Manager, Procurement Div. General Manager, Supply Chain Div. Supervisor for Production Div.
Hirokazu Isono Senior VP General Manager, Human Resources and General Affairs Div. Director, Human Resources and General Affairs Dept. Director, Global Human Resources Office Supervisor for Corporate Administration Div.
Shigeki Kawabata Senior VP General Manager, Corporate Strategy and Planning Div. Director, Corporate Strategy and Planning Dept. General Manager for Legal and Intellectual Property Div. Supervisor for Audit and Inspection Dept.
Hiroyasu Kumamoto VP General Manager, Production Div. General Manager, Iwata Plant
Takayuki Kibayashi VP General Manager, Corporate Administration Div. Director, Finance and Accounting Dept.
Fuminori Sato VP General Manager, Fragrance and Aroma Ingredients Div. Director, Global Fragrance Business Strategy Dept.
Akihiko Kawano VP President, Takasago Europe GmbH
Hiroyasu Hirata VP Director, Global Management Dept. Director, China Business Office Director, Investor Relations/ Public Relations