Officers

As of April, 2017

Board of Directors

Representative Director, Chairman of the Board
Yoshinobu Nakamura

Representative Director, Chairman of the Board
Yoshinobu Nakamura

Date of birth : Oct 30, 1949

Apr. 1975 Joined the Company
Jun. 2002 Senior Vice President
Jun. 2004 Executive Vice President
Jun. 2005 Director, Executive Vice President
Apr. 2007 Representative Director, President and CEO
Apr. 2013 Representative Director, Chairman of the Board

Vice President of The Japan Society of Industrial Machinery Manufacturers

Representative Director, President and CEO
Shunsuke Betsukawa

Representative Director, President and CEO
Shunsuke Betsukawa

Date of birth : May 9, 1954

Apr. 1978 Joined the Company
Apr. 2007 Senior Vice President
Jun. 2009 Director, Senior Vice President
Apr. 2010 Director, Executive Vice President
Apr. 2011 Representative Director, Executive Vice President
Apr. 2012 Representative Director, Senior Executive Vice President
Apr. 2013 Representative Director, President and CEO

Representative Director, Senior Executive Vice President
Shinji Nishimura

Date of birth : Jun 10, 1951

Apr. 1974
Joined the Company
Jun. 2002
Senior Vice President
Apr. 2003
Vice President,
Representative Director, President and CEO of Sumitomo Heavy Industries Marine & Engineering Co., Ltd.
Apr. 2005
Senior Vice President
Jun. 2005
Director, Senior Vice President
Apr. 2006
Director, Executive Vice President
Apr. 2007
Representative Director, Senior Executive Vice President

Director, Executive Vice President
Yoshiyuki Tomita

Date of birth : May 2, 1956

Apr. 1981
Joined the Company
Apr. 2011
Vice President
Jun. 2012
Director, Vice President
Apr. 2014
Director, Senior Vice President
Apr. 2016
Director, Executive Vice President

Director, Executive Vice President
Toshiharu Tanaka

Date of birth : Jan 30, 1959

Apr. 1983
Joined the Company
Apr. 2013
Senior Vice President
Jun. 2013
Director, Senior Vice President
Apr. 2015
Director, Executive Vice President

Director, Senior Vice President
Eiji Kojima

Date of birth : Jan 3, 1960

Apr. 1984
Joined the Company
Apr. 2016
Senior Vice President
Jun. 2017
Director, Senior Vice President

Director
Mikio Ide

Date of birth : Mar 21, 1950

Apr. 1973
Joined the Company
Jun. 2003
Vice President
Jun. 2005
Director, Vice President
Apr. 2010
Director, Senior Executive Vice President
Apr. 2011
Director,
Representative Director, President and CEO of
Sumitomo (S.H.I.) Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.
Apr. 2016
Representative Director, Chairman of the board of
Sumitomo (S.H.I.) Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.

Director, Senior Vice President
Shinji Shimomura

Date of birth : Feb 3, 1957

Apr. 1982
Joined the Company
Apr. 2014
Vice President
Apr. 2015
Senior Vice President
Representative Director, President and CEO of
Sumitomo (S.H.I.) Construction Machinery Sales Co., Ltd.
Apr. 2016
Representative Director, President and CEO of
Sumitomo (S.H.I.) Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.
Jun. 2016
Director, Senior Vice President

External Director
Susumu Takahashi

Date of birth : Jan 28, 1953

Feb. 2004
Counselor of The Japan Research Institute, Limited
Aug. 2005
Director General for Economic Research, Cabinet Office
Aug. 2007
Vice Chairman of The Japan Research Institute, Limited
Jun. 2011
Chairman of The Japan Research Institute, Limited
Jun. 2014
Director of the Company

External Director
Hideo Kojima

Date of birth : Nov 30, 1948

Mar. 1980
Registered as Certified Public Accountant
May. 1995
Representative Partner, Ota-Showa Auditors Office
May. 2000
Vice Chairman, Century Ota-Showa & Co.
May. 2004
General Manager of International Division, Tokyo Office, Shin Nihon & Co.
May. 2006
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Shin Nihon & Co.
Sep. 2010
Senior Adviser, Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC
Jun. 2011
Auditor of the Company
Established Hideo Kojima CPA Office
Jun. 2015
Director of the Company

Corporate Auditors

Standing Corporate Auditor
Yuji Takaishi

Date of birth : Nov 25, 1954

Apr. 1977
Joined the Company
Apr. 2007
Senior Vice President
Jun. 2007
Director, Senior Vice President
Apr. 2010
Director, Executive Vice President
Apr. 2013
Representative Director, Executive Vice President
Apr. 2016
Director
Jun. 2016
Auditor

Standing Corporate Auditor
Kazumi Fujita

Date of birth : Feb 11, 1953

Apr. 1970
Joined the Company
Apr. 2011
Senior Vice President
Apr. 2014
Advisor
Jun. 2014
Auditor

External Corporate Auditor
Takeo Wakae

Date of birth : Oct 22, 1948

Apr. 1983
Registered as Attorney at Law
Apr. 1992
Civil conciliation commissioner at Tokyo District Court
Apr. 2003
Vice President of Daiichi Tokyo BAR Association (fiscal year 2003)
Jun. 2012
Auditor of the Company
Apr. 2014
Executive Director of Japan Federation of Bar Associations (fiscal year 2014)

External Corporate Auditor
Masaichi Nakamura

Date of birth : Jan 9, 1957

Apr. 1987
Registered as Certified Public Accountant
Jul. 2014
Representative Partner and Vice President of Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC
Sep. 2016
Established Masaichi Nakamura CPA Office
Jun. 2017
Auditor of the Company

Executive Officers

President and CEO Shunsuke Betsukawa  
Senior Executive Vice President Shinji Nishimura General Manager, Export Administration Dept.
Executive Vice President Toshiharu Tanaka General Manager, Power Transmission & Controls Group
Executive Vice President Yoshiyuki Tomita General Manager, Corporate Technology Operations Group
Senior Vice President Tetsuya Okamura General Manager, Industrial Equipment Div.
Senior Vice President Akio Yoshikawa Representative Director, President and CEO of Shin Nippon Machinery Co., Ltd.
Senior Vice President Hideo Suzuki General Manager, Corporate Finance, Accounting & Administration Group
Senior Vice President Shinji Shimomura Representative Director, President and CEO of Sumitomo (S.H.I.) Construction Machinery Co., Ltd., Representative Director and President, Sumitomo (S.H.I.) Construction Machinery Sales Co., Ltd.
Senior Vice President Hiroo Morita General Manager, Human Resources Group, Chairman, Sumitomo Heavy Industries (China), Ltd., Chairman, Sumitomo Heavy Industries (Shanghai) Management, Ltd., Representative Director, President and CEO of Sumitomo Heavy Industries Business Associates, Ltd.
Senior Vice President Kazuo Hiraoka General Manager, Plastic Machinery Div.
Senior Vice President Tatsuya Endoh General Manager, Ehime Works, Representative Director, President and CEO of Sumitomo Heavy Industries Material Handling Systems Co., Ltd.
Senior Vice President Taiji Tsuchiya General Manager, Precision Equipment Group
Senior Vice President Eiji Kojima General Manager, Energy & Environment Group
Senior Vice President Hiroshi Arito Representative Director, President and CEO of Nihon Spindle Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Senior Vice President Hideshi Shimamoto General Manager, Ship & Marine Div., Representative Director, President and CEO of Sumitomo Heavy Industries Marine & Engineering Co., Ltd.
Senior Vice President Morihiro Kondo General Manager, Corporate Planning Group
Vice President Yukio Kumata Deputy General Manager, Corporate Technology Operations Group
Vice President Isao Kohno General Manager, Nagoya Works, General Manager, Gearmotor Business Unit, Power Transmission & Controls Group
Vice President Toshihiko Chijiiwa General Manager, Technology Research Center, Corporate Technology Operations Group
Vice President Shaun Dean General Manager, Global HQ, Power Transmission & Controls Group, Managing Director and CEO of Sumitomo (SHI) Cyclo Drive Germany GmbH