KARIYA (Japan) - DENSO Corporation today announced changes to its board of directors and executive directors. Changes will take place after the 90th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on June 19, 2013.
New appointments for the Board of Directors: Hiroyuki Wakabayashi, Senior Executive Director (from Executive Director) Satoshi Iwata, Senior Executive Director (from Executive Director)
New Executive Directors:
Hideaki Matsuki (Asia Project Department)
Shinsuke Yamaguchi (DENSO Manufacturing Hungary Ltd.)
Yoshitaka Kajita (DENSO International India Pvt. Ltd.)
Hiroaki Okuchi (System Control Components Business Unit)
Jiro Ebihara (Production Engineering Division)
Board of Director and Executive Director retirements include:
Koichi Fukaya (from Chairmen)
Sojiro Tsuchiya (from Executive Vice President)
Shigehiro Nishimura (from Executive Director)
Yoshihiro Saka (from Executive Director)
DENSO Corporation, headquartered in Kariya, Aichi prefecture, Japan, is a leading global automotive supplier of advanced technology, systems and components in the areas of thermal, powertrain control, electronics and information and safety. Its customers include all the world's major carmakers. Worldwide, the company has more than 200 subsidiaries and affiliates in 36 countries and regions (including Japan) and employs more than 130,000 people. Consolidated global sales for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2013, totaled US$38.1 billion. Last fiscal year, DENSO spent 9.4 percent of its global consolidated sales on research and development. DENSO common stock is traded on the Tokyo and Nagoya stock exchanges. For more information, go to www.globaldenso.com, or visit our media website at www.densomediacenter.com.