Senior Management Change

Tokyo (April 23, 2013) - Bridgestone Corporation announced that its board of directors has approved the following proposals of the changes in corporate officers today.


  1. Changing Positions and Responsibilities of Corporate Officers
    (Effective, End of June 2013)
Name New Former
Yasushi
OTA
Vice President and Senior Officer
Responsible for Production Technology
Tire Plant Design and Coordination
Japan Tire Production and
CQO, Japan Tire Production
Vice President and Senior Officer
Responsible for Production Technology
Tire Plant Design and Coordination
Masakazu
SEKIGUCHI
Vice President and Senior Officer
Responsible for Global
Logistics Center
Global Production Administration and
Logistics, Mold Technology and
Manufacturing;
Concurrently Assistant to Vice President
and Officer, Japan Tire Production and
CQO, Japan Tire Production
Vice President and Senior Officer
Responsible for Global
Logistics Center
Global Production Administration and
Logistics, Mold Technology and
Manufacturing
Ryutaro
ISHII
Vice President and Officer
Seconded to Bridgestone Americas, Inc.
Vice President and Officer
Japan Tire Production and
CQO, Japan Tire Production