Tokyo – Yokohama Rubber Co. Ltd has announced senior management changes effective as of 1 Oct.
Takashi Shirokawa has been given an additional role as head of the company’s Tire Materials Development department no.1.
This is in addition to Shirokawa’s current roles as head of the Tire Materials Development division, head of R&D Center and head of R&D department.
Also, Osamu Mikami has gained an extra role as head of the company’s Hamatite and Electronic Materials division.
The appointment is on top of Mikami’s current roles as head of Yokohama’s Corporate Planning and Industrial Products divisions.