Directors, Auditors and Officers

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

Kunio Noji

Kunio Noji

President

Tetsuji Ohashi

Tetsuji Ohashi

  • Chief Executive Officer(CEO)
    Representative Director

Executive Vice President

Mikio Fujitsuka

Mikio Fujitsuka

  • Corporate Controlling
    Representative Director

Director and Senior Executive Officer (Senmu)

Hiroyuki Ogawa

Hiroyuki Ogawa

  • President, Production Division
  • GM, Manufacturing Engineering Development Center, Production Division
  • President, Casting Division, Production Division
  • Responsible for the Mid-range Management Plan

Director and Senior Executive Officer (Jomu)

Kuniko Urano

Kuniko Urano

  • Supervising Human Resources & Education
  • Safety & Health Care
  • Corporate Communications
  • CSR

Outside Directors

Masayuki Oku

Masayuki Oku

  • Honorary Advisor, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc.
Mitoji Yabunaka

Mitoji Yabunaka

  • Visiting Professor, Ritsumeikan University
Makoto Kigawa

Makoto Kigawa

  • Director and Chairman of Yamato Holdings Co., Ltd.

Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Kosuke Yamane ()

Kosuke Yamane

Hironobu Matsuo ()

Hironobu Matsuo

Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Hirohide Yamaguchi ()

Hirohide Yamaguchi

  •  Chairman of the Advisory Board, Nikko Research Center, Inc.
Eiko Shinotsuka ()

Eiko Shinotsuka

  • Professor Emeritus, Ochanomizu University
Kotaro Ohno ()

Kotaro Ohno

  • Attorney at law , Special Counsel of Mori Hamada & Matsumoto

Executive Officers(Japan)

Executive Vice President

Yoshisada Takahashi

Chief Information & Innovation Officer (CIO)
President, Information Strategy Division

Senior Executive Officer (Senmu)

Yuichi Iwamoto

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Supervising Research & Development and Environment

Masayuki Moriyama

President, Mining Business Division
Chairman, Komatsu Mining Corp.

Senior Executive Officer (Jomu)

Akira Sugiki

President, Defense Systems Division

Ichiro Nakano

President, ICT Solution Division
Vice President, Development Division

Kiyoshi Mizuhara

President, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Masaki Nobuhara

Supervising Industrial Machinery Business

Yoshiro Katae

Supervising General Affairs and Compliance
Responsible for Risk Management

Naoki Fujita

Vice President, Production Division
Awazu Plant Manager, Production Division

Seiichi Fuchita

President, Development Division

Executive Officer

Keiko Fujiwara

GM, Department for Promotion of Distributor HR Development, Construction Equipment Marketing Division
GM, Business Reform Department, Construction Equipment Marketing Division
Assistant to CIO

Akihiko Nakazawa

GM, Komatsu Economic Strategy Research Center
Assistant to President, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Yoshiharu Sato

President, Quality Assurance Division

Kazuya Kuriyama

President, Procurement, Production Division

Chikashi Shike

President, Smart Construction Promotion Division

Masayuki Mukaino

President, Product Marketing Division
Vice President, Development Division

Hiroyuki Terada

Oyama Plant Manager, Production Division

Hiroyuki Obata

President, Service Division, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Hirokazu Takemura

President, Japanese Domestic Marketing, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Yasuo Suzuki

Ibaraki Plant Manager, Production Division 

Yuushi Oshikawa

Vice President, Product Marketing Division (Mining)

Taisuke Kusaba

GM, Vehicle Development Center 3, Development Division

Kazuaki Miura

Vice President, Japanese Domestic Marketing, Construction Equipment Marketing Division
President, Komatsu Customer Support Japan Ltd.

Takeshi Horikoshi

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Nozomu Okamoto

Osaka Plant Manager, Production Division

Masami Naruse

GM, Vehicle Development Center 1, Development Division

Koichi Honda

GM, Human Resources Department

Yasuji Nishiura

Vice President, Mining Business Division
GM, Marketing Department, Mining Business Division

Takuya Imayoshi

GM, Business Coordination Department

Kosei Okamoto

GM, Vehicle Development Center 2, Development Division

Executive Officers(Global)

  • Executive officers overseas concurrently serve as global officers.

North America

Senior Executive Officer

Rodney Schrader

Chairman & CEO, Komatsu America Corp.

Jeffrey Dawes

President & CEO, Komatsu Mining Corp.
Vice President, Mining Business Division

Executive Officer

Hideyuki Takatsuki

President & COO, Komatsu America Corp.

Jun Ohshima

Executive Vice President and President, North America R&D Division, Komatsu America Corp.

Gary Kasbeer

Executive Vice President. CFO, Komatsu America Corp.

Korekiyo Yanagisawa

EVP & COO, Komatsu Mining Corp.

South America

Senior Executive Officer

Yasushi Sakano

Representative of All Latin America Operations
President, Komatsu Cummins Chile Ltda.
President & CEO, Komatsu Holding South America Ltda.

Susumu Ueno

Representative of All Brazil Operations
President, Komatsu Brazil International Ltda.

Europe

Senior Executive Officer

Peter J. Howe

Chairman, Komatsu Europe International N.V.
Managing Director, Komatsu UK Ltd.

Taiichiro Kitatani

President & MD, Komatsu Germany GmbH
Vice Chairman, Komatsu Europe International N.V.

Mitsuru Ueno

President and CEO, Komatsu Forest AB

Executive Officer

Masatoshi Morishita

President and CEO, Komatsu Europe International N.V.

China

Senior Executive Officer

Yasuhiro Inagaki

Representative of All China Operations
Chairman, Komatsu (China) Ltd.

Executive Officer

Quanwang Zhang

President & CEO, Komatsu(China) Ltd.

Takashi Yasukawa

President, Production & Procurement Division, Komatsu (China) Ltd.
Management Consultant, Komatsu (Changzhou) Construction Machinery Corp.

Global Officer

North America

Peter Salditt

President, Underground and Hard Rock Mining, Komatsu Mining Corp.

John Koetz

President, Surface Mining, Komatsu Mining Corp.

Douglas Blom

Chief Marketing Officer, Komatsu Mining Corp.

Luiz Steinberg

President & CEO, Modular Mining Systems, Inc.

John Fiedler

President, Hensley Industries, Inc.

Europe

Ralf Petzold

Executive Vice President, Komatsu Germany GmbH
President, Mining Division, Komatsu Germany GmbH

Göksel Güner

Executive Vice President, Komatsu Germany GmbH
President,Construction Division, Komatsu Germany GmbH

Enrico Prandini

Managing Director, Komatsu Italia Manufacturing S.p.A

Asia/Oceania

Somsak Techacheewapong

President, Bangkok Komatsu Co., Ltd.

Pratjojo Dewo S.

President, PT Komatsu Indonesia

Sean Taylor

Managing Director, Komatsu Australia Pty. Ltd.

China

Fangchang Liu

President, Komatsu (Shandong) Construction Machinery Corp.

Dechun Tian

President, Komatsu Shantui Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.

Africa

Michael Blom

Managing Director, Komatsu South Africa (Pty) Ltd.