Directors

Position Name Responsibilities
Representative Director
Sunao Manabe President and CEO
Satoru Kimura Head of Japan Business Unit
Director Masahiko Ohtsuki Head of Digital Transformation Management Div.
Shoji Hirashima Head of Corporate Strategy Div.
Hiroyuki Okuzawa Head of Corporate Planning & Management Div., CFO
Outside Director Noritaka Uji  
Tsuguya Fukui  
Kazuaki Kama  
Sawako Nohara  

Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Position Name Responsibilities
Audit & Supervisory Board Member Ryoichi Watanabe  
Kenji Sato  
Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member Tateshi Higuchi  
Yukiko Imazu  
Masako Watanabe  

Corporate Officers

Position Name Responsibilities
President and CEO
Sunao Manabe
Senior Executive Officer Satoru Kimura Head of Japan Business Unit
Masahiko Ohtsuki Head of Digital Transformation Management Div.
Shoji Hirashima Head of Corporate Strategy Div.
Executive Officer Kentaro Takamura Vice President of Finance & Accounting Dept., Corporate Planning & Management Div.
Junichi Fukute Head of Supply Chain Div.
Hironobu Furuta Head of Corporate Affairs Div.
Masayuki Yabuta Head of Biologics Div.
Wataru Takasaki Head of R&D Div.
Hiroyuki Okuzawa Head of Corporate Planning & Management Div., CFO
Corporate Officer
Hideyuki Hirano Vice President of Business Management Dept., Japan Business Unit
Koji Ogawa Head of US Corporate Div., Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Seiichiro Kumakura Vice President of Translational Medicine Function, R&D Div.
Takashi Fukuoka Executive Vice President, R&D Affairs, Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
Hironobu Saito Head of Medical Affairs Div., Japan Business Unit
Tomoji Hashiba In charge of External Affairs
Miyuki Arai Head of Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs Div.
Toru Takahashi Vice President of Research Function, R&D Div.
Hiroto Kashiwase Head of Pharmaceutical Technology  Div.
Naoto Tsukaguchi Vice President of Legal Affairs Dept., Corporate Affairs Div.
Akio Sakurai Head of Sales Div., Japan Business Unit
Toshinori Agatsuma Vice President of Oncology Research Laboratories I, Research Function, R&D Div.
Yoshinori Kaneshima Head of Marketing Div., Japan Business Unit
Kiminori Nagao President of ASCA Company
Nobuo Murakami Vice President of Corporate Strategy Dept., Corporate Strategy Div.
Takashi Matsumoto In charge of Human Resources