For Immediate Release

2018.02.23

Company name: DAIICHI SANKYO COMPANY, LIMITED
Representative: Sunao Manabe, Representative Director, President and COO
(Code no.: 4568, First Section, Tokyo Stock Exchange)
Please address inquiries to Noriaki Ishida, Executive Officer,
Vice President, Corporate Communications Department
Telephone: +81-3-6225-1126
http://www.daiichisankyo.com

Daiichi Sankyo Appoints New Group Corporate Officers

TOKYO, Japan (February 23, 2018) – Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited today announced the appointment of new Group corporate officers effective from April 1, 2018.

 

  1. 1.       DAIICHI SANKYO CO., LTD.

Name

Current Responsibilities

New Responsibilities

Kazunori Hirokawa

 Representative Director

 Member of the Board

 Executive Vice President and CFO

 Head of Corporate Strategy & Management Div.

 Representative Director

 Member of the Board

Toshiaki Sai

 Member of the Board

 Senior Executive Officer

 Head of Global Brand Strategy Div.

 Member of the Board

 Executive Vice President and CFO

 Head of Corporate Strategy & Management Div.

Junichi Koga

 Executive Officer

 Head of R&D Div.

 Senior Executive Officer

 Head of R&D Div.

Ryoji Nagasaka

 Executive Officer

 Vice President of Secretariat Dept.

 Executive Officer

 In charge of Secretariat & External Affairs

Yuichi Kubo

 Executive Officer

 Vice President of Business Development & Licensing Dept.

 Executive Officer

 Head of Global Brand Strategy Div.

Kohei Wada

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Development Function, R&D Div.

 Executive Officer

 In charge of Medical Affairs

Kentaro Takamura

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Finance & Accounting Dept., Corporate Strategy & Management Div.

 Executive Officer

 Vice President of Finance & Accounting  Dept., Corporate Strategy & Management Div.

Masahiko Ohtsuki

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Research Function, R&D Div.

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Business Development & Licensing Dept.

Kentaro Murakawa

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Tokyo Branch, Sales & Marketing Div.

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Sales Planning Dept., Sales & Marketing Div.

Shinichi Tobita

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Marketing Dept., Sales & Marketing Div.

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Tokyo Branch, Sales & Marketing Div.

Hideyuki Hirano

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Sales Planning Dept., Sales & Marketing Div.

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of External Affairs Dept.

Koji Ogawa

 Corporate Officer

 President of ASCA Company

 Corporate Officer

 Vice President of Corporate Communications Dept., Corporate Strategy & Management Div.

Yoshikazu Fukuchi

 Vice President of Medical Science Dept., Medical Affairs Div.

 Corporate Officer

 Head of Medical Affairs Div.

Masayuki Yabuta

 Head of Biologics Div.

 Corporate Officer

 Head of Biologics Div.

Hiroyuki Okuzawa

 Vice President of Business Planning Dept., ASCA Company

 Corporate Officer

 President of ASCA Company

 

 â—‡Noriaki Ishida (current Executive Officer) will become Corporate Advisor as of April 1st, 2018.

 

 

  1. 2.       DAIICHI SANKYO ESPHA CO., LTD.

 

Name

Current Responsibilities

New Responsibilities

Takeshi Shinseki

 Vice President of Corporate Business Management Dept.

 Member of the Board

 In charge of Corporate Strategy and Vice President of Corporate Business Management Dept.

Kazuyuki Watanabe

 Member of the Audit & Supervisory Board,
DAIICHI SANKYO CO., LTD.

 Member of the Audit & Supervisory Board (Outside)

 

 

  1. 3.       DAIICHI SANKYO HEALTHCARE CO., LTD.

 

Name

Current Responsibilities

New Responsibilities

Katsuhiko Yoshida

 Member of the Board

 Senior Executive Officer

 In charge of Corporate Planning and Corporate Administration and R&D

 Member of the Board

 Senior Executive Officer

 In charge of Corporate Administration and Vice president of Corporate Planning Dept.

Kazuyuki Watanabe

 Member of the Audit & Supervisory Board,
DAIICHI SANKYO CO., LTD.

 Member of the Audit & Supervisory Board (Outside)