Directors, Auditors and Officers

Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

Tetsuji Ohashi

Tetsuji Ohashi

  • Chairman of the Board
  • Representative Director

President

Hiroyuki Ogawa

Hiroyuki Ogawa

  • President and CEO
  • Representative Director

Director and Senior Executive Officer (Jomu)

Kuniko Urano

Kuniko Urano

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

Director

Kunio Noji

Kunio Noji

Mikio Fujitsuka

Mikio Fujitsuka

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, 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)

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.

Kiyoshi Mizuhara

President, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Senior Executive Officer (Jomu)

Ichiro Nakano

Vice President, Development Division

Susumu Ueno

President, Japanese Domestic Marketing, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Masaki Nobuhara

President, Production Division

Taiichiro Kitatani

Vice President, Construction Equipment Marketing Division
General Manager, ICT Project Department

Naoki Fujita

Supervising Industrial Machinery Business

Seiichi Fuchita

President, Development Division

Yoshiharu Sato

President, Quality Assurance Division

Kazuya Kuriyama

President, Procurement, Production Division

Hiroyuki Terada

Vice President, Production Division (Responsible for Parts & Reman)

Executive Officer

Keiko Fujiwara

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

Akihiko Nakazawa

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

Chikashi Shike

President, Smart Construction Promotion Division

Yasuo Suzuki

Ibaraki Plant Manager, Production Division 

Yuushi Oshikawa

Vice President, Development Division
GM, Future Mining Equipment Development Department

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

Awazu 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

Kenichi Tanaka

President, Defense Systems Division

Shinji Maeda

President, Information Strategy Division

Norikatsu Nishiyama

Himi Plant Manager, Production Division

Hiroshi Makabe

Supervising Legal, General Affairs & Compliance

Mitsuko Yokomoto

GM, General Affairs Department
Responsible for Risk Management

Hidefumi Obikane

Oyama Plant Manager, Production Division

Toru Sunada

President, Service Division, Construction Equipment Marketing Division

Hiroyuki Umeda

President, Product Marketing Division

Takayuki Furukoshi

Osaka Plant Manager, Production Division

Executive Officers(Global)

  • Executive officers overseas concurrently serve as global officers.

North America

Senior Executive Officer

Rodney Schrader

Chairman & CEO, Komatsu America Corp.

Jun Ohshima

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

Jeffrey Dawes

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

Korekiyo Yanagisawa

EVP & COO, Komatsu Mining Corp.

Executive Officer

Hideyuki Takatsuki

President & COO, Komatsu America Corp.

Gary Kasbeer

Executive Vice President. CFO, Komatsu America 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.
*"Latin America" does not include Brazil

Europe

Senior Executive Officer

Mitsuru Ueno

President and CEO, Komatsu Forest AB

Executive Officer

Masatoshi Morishita

President and CEO, Komatsu Europe International N.V.

Asia/Oceania

Executive Officer

Pratjojo Dewo S.

President, PT Komatsu Indonesia

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.

Global Officer

North America

Peter Salditt

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

John Koetz

President, Surface Mining, Komatsu Mining Corp.

Jorge Mascena

President & CEO, Modular Mining Systems, Inc.

John Fiedler

President, Hensley Industries, Inc.

Europe

Paul Blanchard

Managing Director, Komatsu UK Ltd.

Ralf Petzold

President and MD, 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.

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.