Company Leadership

Directors

Akira Segawa

Representative Director and President
Executive Officer and President

Akira Segawa was appointed as President and CEO of Fujita Kanko Inc. in March 2013. Before joining Fujita Kanko Inc., Segawa built a successful career in the banking sector for over 30 years. His responsibility for restructuring and rebuilding multiple businesses across different business sectors provided him with a broad range of management skills and insights. In 2010, Segawa joined Dowa Holdings Co., Ltd., the largest shareholder of Fujita Kanko Inc., and became Vice President of Fujita Kanko Inc. in Oct. 2012.

Biography

April 1977 Joined The Industrial Bank of Japan, Limited (present Mizuho Bank, Ltd.)
Sept. 2000 General Manager of Eleventh Sales Department, The Industrial Bank of Japan
April 2002 General Manager of Twelfth Sales Department of Head Office, The Industrial Bank of Japan
Oct. 2002 General Manager of Third Planning Department, The Industrial Bank of Japan
April 2003 General Manager of Third Sales Department of Head Office, The Industrial Bank of Japan
June 2004 General Manager of Fifth Sales Department, The Industrial Bank of Japan
April 2005 Executive Officer, General Manager of Nagoya Sales Department, The Industrial Bank of Japan
April 2008 Managing Executive Officer, executive in charge of sales, The Industrial Bank of Japan
April 2010 Executive Director, The Industrial Bank of Japan
June 2010 Full-Time Auditor, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
June 2011 Director, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
Mar. 2012 Adviser, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Oct. 2012 Executive Officer and Vice President, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2013 Representative Director and President, Executive Officer and President, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Yoshihiro Ise

Representative Director
Senior Managing Executive Officer
Chief of Planning Group

Yoshiro Ise joined Fujita Kanko Inc. in 1983 following his graduation from Gakushuin University's department of Economics and has dedicated his entire career to hospitality with Fujita Kanko. He has experience in multiple aspects of Fujita Kanko's business including in the Resort Company Leisure Business, in the affiliated companies group, and as General Manager of several properties: Starting with Canal City Fukuoka Washington Hotel in 2006, Urawa Washington Hotel in 2010, and Chiba Washington Hotel in 2012. He has consistently been appointed to several senior management positions with increasing responsibilities including corporate executive officer and head of the Business Promotion and Corporate Planning Group, Board member and head of the planning group, and was appointed Representative Director, Managing Executive Officer, Planning Group Head in March 2017.

Biography

April 1983 Joined Fujita Kanko Inc.
May 2002 Group Leader of Development and Construction, Corporate Center, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Nov. 2003 Manager of Planning Department, Leisure Business, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2005 Group Leader of Affiliated Companies, Corporate Center, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Oct. 2006 Group Leader of Development, Washington Hotel Company, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2008 Representative Director and President of Canal City Fukuoka Washington Hotel Inc., General Manager of Canal City Fukuoka Washington Hotel
Mar. 2010 Representative Director and President of Urawa Washington Hotel Inc., General Manager of Urawa Washington Hotel
Mar. 2012 General Manager of Chiba Washington Hotel
Mar. 2014 Executive Officer, General Manager of Management Planning and Business Promotion, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2015 Director and Executive Officer, Chief of Planning Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2016 Outside Director, Tokai Kisen Co., Ltd.
Mar. 2017 Representative Director, Managing Executive Officer, Chief of Planning Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2018 Representative Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chief of Planning Group, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Takeaki Yamada

Director
Senior Managing Executive Officer
Chief of Human Resources Group
Biography

April 1982 Joined DOWA MINING CO., LTD. (present DOWA HOLDINGS CO.,LTD.)
April 2003 General Manager of Electronics Material Business Department, Electronics & Metal Processing Company, DOWA MINING CO., LTD.
April 2006 General Manager of Personnel, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
June 2007 Executive Officer, Chief of Personnel, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
April 2008 Executive Officer, Chief of Personnel and Human Resource Development, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
June 2008 Director, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
Mar. 2012 Managing Director, Managing Executive Officer, in charge of Human Resources Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
July 2012 Managing Director, Managing Executive Officer, Chief of Human Resources Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2018 Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chief of Human Resources Group, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Akira Kitahara

Director
Managing Executive Officer Chief
Chief Operating Officer of WHG Business Group
Biography

April 1982 Joined Fujita Kanko Inc.
Sept. 2001 General Manager of Fujita Kanko Washington Hotel Asahikawa
July 2003 Representative Director and President of Fujita Kanko Washington Hotel Asahikawa Kabushiki Kaisha, General Manager of Fujita Kanko Washington Hotel Asahikawa
Jan. 2004 Representative Director and President of Narita Washington Hotel Service Inc., General Manager of Narita Airport Washington Hotel
Mar. 2005 Representative Director and President of Kansai Airport Washington Hotel Inc., General Manager of Kansai Airport Washington Hotel
Oct. 2007 General Manager of Shinjuku Washington Hotel, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2011 Executive Officer, General Manager of Shinjuku Washington Hotel, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2013 Director, Executive Officer, General Manager of Shinjuku Washington Hotel, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2014 Director, Executive Officer, General Manager of Shinjuku Washington Hotel, Co-COO of International Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Jan. 2015 Director, Executive Officer, COO of WHG Business Group, Co-Chief of International Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2016 Director, Managing Executive Officer, COO of WHG Business Group, in charge of International Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2017 Director, Managing Executive Officer, COO of WHG Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Takashi Wakuri

Director
Executive Officer
Chief of Administrative Group
Biography

April 1983 Joined Fujita Kanko Inc.
July 2002 Administrative Manager of Chinzanso (present Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo), Fujita Kanko Inc.
Jan. 2004 Sales Manager of Chinzanso, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Oct. 2005 Administrative Manager of Bridal and Luxury Hotel Company, Fujita Kanko Inc.
July 2006 Sales Manager of Taikoen, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Oct. 2007 Bridal Sales Manager of Mejiro Sales Headquarters, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2012 Representative Director and President of Urawa Washington Hotel Inc., General Manager of Urawa Washington Hotel
Feb. 2015 Vice Chief of Administrative Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Oct. 2015 Executive Officer, Vice Chief of Administrative Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2016 Director, Executive Officer, Chief of Administrative Group, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Masatoshi Nakamura

Director
Executive Officer
Chief Operating Officer of Luxury & Banquet Business Group
Biography

April 1984 Joined Fujita Kanko Inc.
Jan. 2009 Vice General Manager of Taikoen, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Feb. 2011 General Manager of Management Planning, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2012 Executive Officer, General Manager of Management Planning, Fujita Kanko Inc.
July 2012 Executive Officer, General Manager of Management Planning and Business Promotion, Manager of Business Department, Chinzanso and Taikoen Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2014 Executive Officer, General Manager of Taikoen, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Jan. 2015 Representative Director and President of Taikoen Inc. (to present)
Oct. 2017 Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer of Luxury & Banquet Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2018 Director, Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer of Luxury & Banquet Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Takanori Matsuda

Director
Executive Officer
Chief Operating Officer of Resort Business Group
Biography

April 1985 Joined Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2006 Managing Director of Niigata Washington Hotel Inc., General Manager of Niigata Washington Hotel
Mar. 2007 Representative Director and President of Nagasaki Washington Hotel Service Inc., General Manager of Nagasaki Washington Hotel
May 2011 Manager of Business Promotion Group, Head Business Department, Fujita Kanko Inc.
July 2012 Manager of Business Department, Washington Hotel Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
April 2014 Manager of Business Department, WHG Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2016 General Manager of Human Resources Department, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Oct. 2017 Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer of Resort Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2018 Director, Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer of Resort Business Group, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Rieko Zanma

Outside Director
Biography

April 1970 Joined Shizuoka Broadcasting System Co., Ltd., as a newscaster
June 1973 Joined Kobunsha Co., Ltd., as editor of Josei Jishin
June 1980 Established and became Representative Director and President, CANDID INC. (present CANDID COMMUNICATIONS INC.), Representative Director and Chairman since Dec. 2002
Jan. 2001 Member of the Fiscal System Council, Ministry of Finance
Feb. 2001 Member of the Council for Social Infrastructure, Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism
Mar. 2004 Executive Producer of the International Skills Festival for All, Japan 2007, Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare
July 2005 Established and became Representative Director and President, Creative Senior Inc. (present CANDID PRODUCE INC.) (to present)
Jan. 2009 Established and became Representative, club willbe (to present)
Aug. 2009 Member of the Review Meeting for Lay Judge System, Ministry of Justice
Mar. 2010 Outside Director, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)
Mar. 2014 Outside Director, IBJ, Inc. (to present)
June 2016 Outside Director, SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. (to present)
Sept. 2016 Outside Director, Trust Tech Inc. (to present)

Yuko Mitsuya

Outside Director
Biography

April 1981 Joined Hitachi, Ltd.
April 1990 Part-time lecturer, University of Tsukuba
July 2010 Representative Director, cipher co., LTD (to present)
May 2011 Trustee, Educational Corporation Fujimura Gakuen (to present)
April 2012 Member of the Management Committee, University of Tsukuba
April 2014 Visiting Professor, Tokyo Women's College of Physical Education, Junior College
June 2014 Advisor of The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (to present), Councillorship of Japan Volleyball Association (to present)
June 2014 Outside Auditor, ASICS Corporation (to present)
Mar. 2015 Outside Director, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)
April 2015 Outside Director, Paloma Co., Ltd. (to present)
May 2015 Vice Chairman, Japan Basketball Association
June 2015 Chairman, Japan Basketball Association (to present)

Auditors

Kazuo Nakasone

Full-Time Auditor
Biography

April 1979 Joined Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2001 Group Leader of Total Planning, Corporate Center, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2003 Executive Officer, General Manager of Shinjuku Washington Hotel, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2005 Executive Officer, Planning Manager of Washington Hotel Company, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2007 Director, Executive Officer, in charge of Corporate Center
Jan. 2009 Director, Executive Officer, Chief of Planning Group, Fujita Kanko Inc., Representative Director and President, Fujita Kanko Kouei Inc.
Mar. 2010 Executive Officer, Group Leader of Washington Hotel Business Promotion Division, Fujita Kanko Inc. Representative Director and President, Fujita Kanko Kouei Inc.
Mar. 2012 Representative Director and President, Fujita Kanko Kouei Inc.
Mar. 2015 Full-Time Auditor, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)
June 2015 Outside Auditor, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD. (to present)

Masato Yoshihara

Full-Time Auditor
Biography

April 1980 Joined The Industrial Bank of Japan, Limited (present Mizuho Bank, Ltd.)
April 2005 General Manager of Securities Office, Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. (present Mizuho Bank, Ltd.)
Mar. 2006 Manager of Capital Market Control Division, Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. (present Mizuho Bank, Ltd.)
April 2007 Manager of Personnel Development, Personnel Division, Mizuho Financial Group
Mar. 2009 Vice General Manager of Tokyo Bay Ariake Washington Hotel
April 2010 General Manager of Personnel, Education and Allowance, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2015 Manager of CSR Promotion Office, Fujita Kanko Inc.
Mar. 2016 Full-Time Auditor, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Hiroshi Nakashio

Full-Time Outside Auditor
Biography

April 1980 Joined The Industrial Bank of Japan, Limited (present Mizuho Bank, Ltd.)
Oct. 2007 Counselor of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd., Vice chief of Products Promotion Group, General Manager of Fund Products Development
June 2008 Executive Officer, in charge of Administrative and Legal Department, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
Feb. 2009 Executive Officer, in charge of Administrative and Legal and CSR Department, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
April 2009 Executive Officer, in charge of Administrative and Legal and CSR and Planning and Finance Department, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
June 2009 Director, DOWA HOLDINGS CO., LTD.
Oct. 2009 Representative Director and President, DOWA MANAGEMENT SERVICES CO., LTD.
July 2010 Auditor, Konoshima Chemical Co.,Ltd.
Mar. 2018 Full-Time Outside Auditor, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Shunji Miyamoto

Outside Auditor
Biography

April 1981 Joined The Mitsui Trust & Banking Company, Limited (present Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited)
Oct. 2002 Manager of Oita Branch, Chuo Mitsui Trust & Banking Company, Limited
Nor. 2004 General Manager of Nihonbashi Sales Department, Chuo Mitsui Trust & Banking Company, Limited
April 2008 Assistant of Human Resources Department, Chuo Mitsui Trust & Banking Company, Limited, Director, General Manager of Planning Department, Chuo Mitsui Trust Business Service Co., Ltd (present Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Business Service Co., Ltd)
Mar. 2010 Director, General Manager of Planning Department, Chuo Mitsui Trust Business Service Co., Ltd
April 2012 Director, Managing Executive Officer, General Manager of Planning Department, Chuo Mitsui Trust Business Service Co., Ltd
Mar. 2018 Outside Auditor, Fujita Kanko Inc. (to present)

Executive Officers (details omitted for Directors)

Akira Segawa

Yoshihiro Ise

Takeaki Yamada

Akira Kitahara

Takashi Wakuri

Masatoshi Nakamura

Takanori Matsuda

Takuya Warashina

Executive Chef
Planning Group, General Manager of IT Systems Department

Kazuhiro Kaga

Executive Officer
Executive Chef
Human Resources Group, in charge of Food and Beverage Service, Guidance Division

Kenji Murakami

Executive Officer
WHG Business Group, General Manager of WHG Shinjuku Control Center

Michio Murakami

Executive Officer
Chief of Global Business Group, General Manager of China Business Development Department

Toshikatsu Imanari

Executive Officer
WHG Business Group, General Manager of Hotel Gracery Kyoto Sanjyo

Hiroshi Izumi

Executive Officer
Luxury & Banquet Business Group, General Manager of Hotel Chinzanso Tokyo

Shinya Sato

Executive Officer
Human Resources Group, in charge of Food and Beverage Service, Guidance Division