We aim to strengthen and enhance the management structure of the Company following President (Representative Director) Satoru Iwata’s passing on July 11, 2015 and a large-scale revision of the organisational structure of the Company on September 16, 2015.
The 65-year-old Tatsumi Kimishima stated that he “planned no changes in strategy and would work to develop younger talent“.
The new appointment of Tatsumi Kimishima was accompanied by a top-level management reshuffle:
|Position||Name||New Title(s)||Present Title(s)|
|Representative Director Senior Managing Director||Genyo Takeda||Technology Fellow*||General Manager, Integrated Research & Development Division|
|Representative Director Senior Managing Director||Shigeru Miyamoto||Creative Fellow*||General Manager, Entertainment Analysis & Development Division|
|Director||Shigeyuki Takahashi||General Manager, Finance Administration Division Supervisor of General Affairs Division In charge of Quality Assurance Department||General Manager, Finance Administration Division|
|Director||Satoshi Yamato||General Manager, Marketing Division In charge ofAdvertising Department||General Manager, Marketing Division|
|Director||Shinya Takahashi||General Manager, Entertainment Planning & Development Division Supervisor of Business Development Division, Development Administration & Support Division||General Manager, Software Planning & Development Division
In charge of Development Administration & Support Division
*Fellow: An individual selected from among the Representative Directors who has advanced knowledge and extensive experience, and holds the role of providing advice and guidance regarding organisational operations in a specialised area (newly established on September 16, 2015).