Apr. 20, 2010

TMC Names New Executives

Toyota City, Japan—Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) announces the following executive changes.


1) From May 1, 2010

Board of Directors
Name Current title New title
Satoshi Ozawa Senior managing director Executive vice president and representative director


2) Pending Approval of June 2010 Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting

Newly Appointed Members of the Board of Directors (2)
Name Current title New title
Nobuyori Kodaira Managing officer Senior managing director
Mitsuhisa Kato President, Toyota Technocraft Co., Ltd. Senior managing director


Retiring Senior Managing Directors (4)
Name
Teiji Tachibana
Tadashi Arashima
Yasuhiko Ichihashi
Toshio Furutani


New Managing Officers (7) [Pending approval of Board of Directors Meeting After June 2010 Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting]
Name Current title (at TMC, unless noted)
Kunihiko Ogura President, New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc.
Kazuhiro Kobayashi General manager, Product & Project Planning Div.
Kazuo Ohara General manager, Lexus Product & Marketing Planning Div.
Shuichi Koyama General manager, Body Engineering Management Div.
Shigeki Tomoyama Assistant president, Guangzhou Toyota Motor Co., Ltd.
Satoshi Takae General manager, Production Engineering Planning Div.
Kazuya Inagaki Project general manager, Toyota Passenger Vehicle Development Center 2


Retiring Managing Officers (5)
Name
Yoshihiko Masuda
Seiho Kawakami
Masanobu Kawase
Yukio Nishikawa
Naofumi Masuda


Reference 1: Changes to Executive Vice President Responsibilities From May 1, 2010
  Former New
Takeshi Uchiyamada - Product Management
- Research & Development
- Product Management
- Research & Development
Yukitoshi Funo - Government & Public Affairs
- Operation Planning and Support
- China
- Asia and Oceania
- Middle East, Africa and Latin America
- Government & Public Affairs
- Operation Planning and Support
- Asia and Oceania
- Middle East, Africa and Latin America
Atsushi Niimi - Production Planning
- Production Engineering
- Production
- North America
- Production Planning
- Production Engineering
- Production
- North America
- China
Shinichi Sasaki - Corporate Planning
- Business Development
- IT & ITS
- Information Systems
- Purchasing
- Customer Service Operations
- Quality
- Europe
- Business Development
- IT & ITS
- Information Systems
- Purchasing
- Customer Service Operations
- Quality
Yoichiro Ichimaru - General Administration & Human Resources
- Accounting
- Japan Sales Operations
- Corporate Planning
- Japan Sales Operations
Satoshi Ozawa - General Administration & Human Resources
- Accounting
- Europe


Reference 2: Expected Executive Lineup Following June 2010 Ordinary General Shareholders Meeting
The appointment of the members of the board and corporate auditors is to be officially approved by the shareholders at the ordinary general shareholders meeting in June 2010.  The managing directors, representative directors and managing officers are to be officially approved by the members of the board at the board of directors meeting held following the ordinary general shareholders meeting.

i. Board of Directors (27)
Name Title
Fujio Cho Chairman and representative director
Katsuaki Watanabe Vice chairman and representative director
Kazuo Okamoto Vice chairman and representative director
Akio Toyoda President and representative director
Takeshi Uchiyamada Executive vice president and representative director
Yukitoshi Funo Executive vice president and representative director
Atsushi Niimi Executive vice president and representative director
Shinichi Sasaki Executive vice president and representative director
Yoichiro Ichimaru Executive vice president and representative director
Satoshi Ozawa*(from May 1, 2010) Executive vice president and representative director
Nobuyori Kodaira* Senior managing director
Akira Okabe Senior managing director
Shinzo Kobuki Senior managing director
Akira Sasaki Senior managing director
Mamoru Furuhashi Senior managing director
Iwao Nihashi Senior managing director
Tadashi Yamashina Senior managing director
Takahiko Ijichi Senior managing director
Tetsuo Agata Senior managing director
Masamoto Maekawa Senior managing director
Yasumori Ihara Senior managing director
Takahiro Iwase Senior managing director
Yoshimasa Ishii Senior managing director
Takeshi Shirane Senior managing director
Mitsuhisa Kato* Senior managing director
Yoshimi Inaba Director
Nampachi Hayashi Director
*Newly promoted/appointed


ii. Corporate Auditors (7)
Name Title
Yoshikazu Amano Full-time corporate auditor
Chiaki Yamaguchi Full-time corporate auditor
Masaki Nakatsugawa Full-time corporate auditor
Yoichi Kaya Corporate auditor
Yoichi Morishita Corporate auditor
Akishige Okada Corporate auditor
Kunihiro Matsuo Corporate auditor


iii. Managing Officers (49)
Name
Tatsuya Kaneko
Masanao Tomozoe
Real C. Tanguay
Takahiro Fujioka
Hirofumi Muta
Shigeki Suzuki
Katsutada Masumoto
Yasushi Kohara
Shigeru Hayakawa
Hisayuki Inoue
Hiroji Onishi
Keiji Masui
Kenji Miura
Kiyotaka Ise
Didier Leroy
Hiroyuki Yokoyama
Koei Saga
Shigeki Terashi
Takuo Matsui
Norihiko Arai
Soichiro Okudaira
Hiroyuki Ochiai
Yasuo Kawada
Naoki Miyazaki
James E. Lentz
 
Name
Masahiro Kato
Kenji Suzuki
Mitsuhiro Sonoda
Yoshihiko Matsuda
Masashi Isogai
Shunichi Konishi
Hiroshi Miyata
Koichi Sugihara
Kazuhiro Miyauchi
Takuo Sasaki
Satoru Mouri
Hiroyoshi Yoshiki
Osamu Nagata
Moritaka Yoshida
Yoichi Inoue
Steve St. Angelo
Johan van Zyl
Kunihiko Ogura*
Kazuhiro Kobayashi*
Kazuo Ohara*
Shuichi Koyama*
Shigeki Tomoyama*
Satoshi Takae*
Kazuya Inagaki*
*Newly appointed


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