DENSO Announces Organizational and Personnel Changes

May. 31, 2022

KARIYA, Japan. (May. 31 2022) – DENSO Corporation, a leading mobility supplier, today announced changes of organization, executive responsibility, and personnel, effective June 1, 2022.

1. Organizational changes

To clarify organizational roles and responsibilities and strengthen governance, DENSO will separate the Monozukuri Group by functions and reorganize production-related function as the Production Innovation Center and procurement-related function as the Purchasing Group.

2. Change of responsibilities of Senior Executive Officers (Effective June 1)
Changes are underlined




Senior Executive Officer
Katsuhisa Shimokawa

CMzO, Head of Production Innovation Center, Head of Industrial Solution Business Unit

CMzO, Head of Monozukuri Group, Head of Industrial Solution Business Unit

Senior Executive Officer
Yasuhiro Iida

Head of Purchasing Group

Head of Global Production & Purchasing Center

About DENSO Corporation

DENSO is a $45.1 billion global mobility supplier that develops advanced technology and components for nearly every vehicle make and model on the road today. With manufacturing at its core, DENSO invests in its 198 facilities to produce electrification system, powertrain system, thermal system, mobility electronics, & advanced devices, to create jobs that directly change how the world moves. The company’s 167,000+ employees are paving the way to a mobility future that improves lives, eliminates traffic accidents, and preserves the environment. Globally headquartered in Kariya, Japan, DENSO spent 9.0 percent of its global consolidated sales on research and development in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2022. For more information about global DENSO, visit