Change of Chairman, President and Representative Directors
Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha, Ltd. (“K” Line) has decided in a board meeting held today on changes of Chairman, President and Representative Directors.
While having its 100th anniversary in April 2019, “K” Line has developed its business foundation for the future under the current management to rebuild a stable earnings structure, including the establishment of the integrated containership company, in addition to priority themes set in its medium-term management plan “Revival for Greater Strides”. Therefore, “K” Line has decided these changes to solidify the foundation under the new management by undergoing a rejuvenation with its 100th anniversary.
List of the changes (effective as of April 1, 2019)
|Name||New Position||Present Position|
|Jiro Asakura||Director||Chairman of The Board|
|Eizo Murakami||Chairman of The Board||Representative Director, President & CEO|
|Yukikazu Myochin||Representative Director, President & CEO||Representative Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer|
Business Career of the new Representative Director, President & CEO
|Yukikazu Myochin||April, 1984||Joined the Company|
|January, 2010||General Manager of Containerships Business Group|
|April, 2011||Executive Officer|
|April, 2016||Managing Executive Officer|
|June, 2016||Director, Managing Executive Officer|
|April, 2018||Representative Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer|