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Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation: Organizational and Personnel Changes

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation
Nagoya, September 28, 2017 -

Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation today announced organizational and personnel changes effective from September 30 and October 1, 2017.

Organizational changes (effective from October 1):

All Groups under the Sales and Marketing Department will become under the direct control of the Sales and Marketing Division.

Personnel changes:
Name Current Position Name
Sep. 30 Retired
(Scheduled to assume the position of President, Mitsubishi Aircraft Corporation America, Inc. on October 1, 2017)
Senior Vice President, Head of Customer Support Division Akiyoshi Miwa
Oct. 1 Senior Vice President,
Head of Customer Support Division
Senior Vice President Naoki Futatsudera
  • Information about directors and officers effective from October 1 is on page 2.
Directors and Officers as of October 1, 2017 (Changes are underlined in red)
Position Name Company
President (R) Hisakazu Mizutani
Senior Vice President Yuichi Shinohara CEO
Head of Sales & Marketing Division
Senior Executive Vice President Nobuo Kishi Executive Chief Engineer
Senior Vice President Kenichi Inukai Head of Office of Aviation Regulatory Affairs
Senior Vice President Naoki Futatsudera Head of Customer Support Division
Senior Vice President Kanji Ito Deputy Head of Sales and Marketing Division
Senior Vice President Yasuhiko Kawaguchi Head of Engineering Division
Statutory Auditor (full time) Hiroyuki Nakamura
< Part-time Directors and Officers >
Position Name Company
Director Hiroaki Yamamoto Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
Director Hiroshi Nakanishi Mitsubishi Corporation
Statutory Auditor Toshinobu Shinohara Mitsubishi Heavy Industries
Statutory Auditor Taiji Morisawa Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co.

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