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Yanmar Holdings Approves Changes to Senior Management

June 22, 2020
Yanmar Co., Ltd.

Osaka, Japan (June 22nd, 2020) Yanmar Holdings Co., Ltd. today officially approved Board of Directors at the company’s shareholders meeting on June 22nd.

Yanmar Holdings has implemented a business reorganization effective April 1, 2020. Business Unit Companies with their own strengths, together with a Functional Company specializing in autonomous management, will enable dynamic business development for the next 100 years.

In this term of personnel changes, Yanmar Holdings is rejuvenating the board with a range of strategic appointments. Under the leadership of the new management, Yanmar Holdings will promote management reforms faster than ever before and respond to changes in the market in order to realize further sustainable growth of the Yanmar Group.

Title Name
Chairman, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Representative Director TAKEHITO YAMAOKA
Executive Vice Chairman, Director and Member of the Board YASUYUKI YAMAOKA
Representative Director SHIGERU MORIMOTO
Director and Member of the Board (CTO) OSAMU KAWATATE
Director and Member of the Board (CSO) SHIORI NAGATA
Director and Member of the Board (CFO) MASAYA OKAWA
Director and Member of the Board (CHRO) NORIMICHI HAMAGUCHI
Director and Member of the Board (CMO), responsible for Sales & Service AKIHIKO HIRAOKA
Director and Member of the Board, responsible for Food Business & New Business NAOKI KOBAYASHI
Director and Member of the Board, responsible for Brand KIYOYUKI OKUYAMA
Director and Member of the Board SADAO HIROSE
Supervisory and Audit Board Member KAZUHIKO KAWAMORI
Supervisory and Audit Board Member MASAMI SATO
Supervisory and Audit Board Member SHOTARO OKUMURA
Supervisory and Audit Board Member TETSUO MASUDA

<About Yanmar>

Founded in Osaka, Japan in 1912, Yanmar was the first ever to succeed in making a compact diesel engine of a practical size in 1933. A pioneer in diesel engine technology, Yanmar is a global innovator in a wide range of industrial equipment, from small and large engines, agricultural machinery and facilities, construction equipment, energy systems, marine, to machine tools, and components — Yanmar’s global business operations span seven domains.
On land, at sea, and in the city, Yanmar provides advanced solutions to the challenges customers face, towards realizing A Sustainable Future.
For more details, please visit the official website of Yanmar Co., Ltd.: https://www.yanmar.com/global/about/

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