KARIYA, Japan. (Dec. 22 2022) – DENSO, a leading mobility supplier, today announced changes to its organization and personnel, effective January 1, 2023.
Regarding the changes of organization and executive structure, please refer the news release announced on 5th December 2022.
1. Organizational Changes
|Divisions that Report Directly to the President||・Newly established the Social Innovation Business Development Function Unit. Which includes the FA Business Development Div. (formerly the Industrial Solution Business Unit), and Food Value Chain Business Development Div., under its umbrella, as well as the Circular Economy Development Dept. and Digital Solution Development Dept..|
|IT Digital Center||・Integrate IT Digital Solutions Div., and Data-Driven Management Transformation Dept., into a new Digital Transformation Promotion Div..
・Reorganize the Core System Promotion Div. into two divisions, and establish the Business Infrastructure Process Innovation Div..
|Production Innovation Center||・Part of Production Eng., and part of Materials Eng. R&D Div., Production Eng. R&D Div., and Parts Eng. Div., were reorganized and renamed to Advanced Production Technology Div., and Parts Processing R&D Div..|
|Purchasing Group||・Newly establish the Semiconductor Parts Purchasing Div..|
|Powertrain Systems Business Group, Electrification Systems Business Group||・Newly established the Powertrain Systems Management Div., and Powertrain Control Software Design Div. to oversee all powertrains from electric to internal combustion by customer axis.|
|Mobility Electronics Business Group||・Integrate AD&ADAS Business Unit and Cockpit Systems Business Unit into a new Safety Systems Business Unit.
・Newly establish the Semiconductor-Originated Key Technologies R&D Div. inside the Electronics Business Unit.
2. Changes of responsibility of Senior Directors (Only changes are indicated.)
The following changes will be effective January 1, 2023
Changes are underlined, ○Newly-appointed
|Yuji Ishizuka||Sales of Europe, Sales of North, Central and South America||Sales Planning Dept., Sales Strategy Promotion Div., Overseas Business Development Dept., Europe and North, Central and South America Sales|
|Katsuhiko Takeuchi||Head of Electrification Systems Business Group||Electrified Energy Management System Engineering Dept., Electrified Energy Management System Business Planning Dept., Alliance of Electric Systems in Electrification Systems Business Group|
|Hirotaka Yato||DENSO SOLUTION JAPAN CORPORATION, Safety/Compliance||Solution Sales & Marketing Group Business Revolution Project, CPO of DENSO SOLUTION JAPAN CORPORATION|
|Hiroshi Kondo||Head of Safety Systems Business Unit||Head of AD & ADAS Business Unit|
|Yoshinobu Tao||Head of Purchasing (BCP Strategy Dept., Software Purchasing Dept., Semiconductor Parts Purchasing Div., Electronic Parts Purchasing Div.)||Head of Purchasing (BCP Strategy Dept., Software Purchasing Dept., Electronic Parts Purchasing Div., Semiconductor Purchasing Strategy)|
|Yasuhisa Sakurai||Head of OEM Sales and Marketing Group, Head of Solution Sales & Marketing Group, Corporate Planning Dept.||Chubu Sales Div., Hiroshima Sales Div., Corporate Planning Dept.|
|Atsushi Aratake||President of DENSO SOLUTION JAPAN CORPORATION, Customer Service Engineering Div.||Head of Solution Sales & Marketing Group, Customer Service Engineering Div., Middle East & Africa, CEO of DENSO SOLUTION JAPAN CORPORATION|
|Tsuneo Maebara||Powertrain Systems Management Div., Powertrain Control Software Design Div., Head of Engineering/Strategy in Electrification Systems Business Group||Head of Electrification Components Business Unit|
|Koichi Nagaya||Head of|