*Executive Management Committee

Chief Executive Officer

Corporate Unit

Our five corporate units, Corporate Strategy, Corporate Planning & Management, Digital Transformation Management, Business Development, and Corporate Affairs support, our CEO in developing comprehensive and consistent corporate strategies and ensuring smooth management of the Daiichi Sankyo Group.

 

Global Head of Corporate Strategy
   
   


Takashi Fukuoka
Global Head of Corporate Planning & Management
Chief Financial Officer



Hiroyuki Okuzawa
Global Head of Digital Transformation Management  
Chief Information Officer



Masahiko Ohtsuki
Global Head of Business Development
   
       

Stuart Mackey
Global Head of Corporate Affairs
Chief Information Security Officer


Hironobu Furuta

Business Unit

Our six business units are responsible for strategic planning and execution in the regions of our business operations.

 

Head of Japan Business Unit


Shoji Hirashima
Global Head of Oncology Business


Ken Keller

Head of EU Specialty Business Unit


Jan Van Ruymbeke
Head of ASCA Business Unit   


Kiminori Nagao

Head of American Regent Unit


Paul Diolosa
Head of Daiichi Sankyo Healthcare Unit    


Katsuhiko Yoshida

Functional Unit

Our six functional units, Research & Development, Biologics, Pharmaceutical Technology, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs, and Clinical Safety & Pharmacovigilance, help formulate and execute global strategies in their specialties. Each unit determines areas to be expanded globally, guides strategic planning and execution, and improves the efficiency of business operations.

 

Global Head of Research & Develpment


Ken Takeshita

Global Head of Biologics
   


Masayuki Yabuta
Global Head of Pharmaceutical Technology


Toshi Kajiro
Global Head of Supply Chain    


Hiroto Kashiwase

 

Global Head of Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs

   
Toshinobu Taki
Global Head of Clinical Safety & Pharmacovigilance   


Kento Wada

General Counsel

Corporate Officers (Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited)

 Name Responsibilities
Sunao Manabe Representative Director, President & CEO
Satoru Kimura Representative Director
Masahio Ohtsuki Director, Senior Executive Officer, Head of Digital Transformation Management Division,  CIO
Shoji Hirashima Director, Senior Executive Officer, Head of Japan Business Unit
Hiroyuki Okuzawa
Director, Senior Executive Officer, Head of Corporate Planning & Management Division, CFO
Hironobu Furuta
Executive Officer Head of Corporate Affairs Division, CISO
Masayuki Yabuta Executive Officer, Head of Biologics Division
Wataru Takasaki Executive Officer, Head of R&D Division & Vice President of Precision Medicine Function
Takashi Fukuoka
Executive Officer, Head of Corporate Strategy Division
Hiroto Kashiwase
Executive Officer, Head of Supply Chain Division
Koji Ogawa Corporate Officer, Head of US Corporate Division, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Tomoji Hashiba Corporate Officer, In charge of External Affairs
Miyuki Arai Corporate Officer, In charge of QARA & CSPV*
Toru Takahashi Corporate Officer, Vice President of Research Function, R&D Division
Naoto Tsukaguchi Corporate Officer Vice President of Legal Affairs Dept., Corporate Affairs Division
Akio Sakurai Corporate Officer, Head of Sales Division, Japan Business Unit
Toshinori Agatsuma Corporate Officer, Vice President of Oncology Research Laboratories I, Research Function, R&D Division
Yoshinori Kaneshima Corporate Officer, Head of Marketing Divison, Japan Business Unit
Kiminori Nagao Corporate Officer, Head of ASCA Business Division
Nobuo Murakami Corporate Officer, Vice President of Corporate Strategy Department, Corporate Strategy Division
Takashi Matsumoto Corporate Officer, Global Head of HR
Hiroshi Masumoto Corporate Officer, Vice President of Data Intelligence Department & Senior Director of Data Governance & Data Engineering Group, Digital Transformation Management Division
Shizuko Ueno Corporate Officer, Head of Medical Affairs Division, Japan Business Unit
Akihiro Inoguchi Corporate Officer, Vice President of Development Function, R&D Division
Toshi Kajiro Corporate Officer, Head of Pharmaceutical Technology Division
Hiroya Senda Corporate Officer, Vice President of Sales Planning Department, Sales Division, Japan Business Unit
Satoru Ogawa Corporate Officer Vice President of Secretariat Department
Atsushi Tsukamoto Corporate Officer, Head of Therapeutic Area Strategies, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
* QARA & CSPV    QARA: Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs, CSPV: Clinical Safety & Pharmacovigilance