Corporate Profile

Company Name Yamaha Corporation
Headquarters 10-1, Nakazawa-cho, Naka-ku,Hamamatsu Shizuoka 430-8650, Japan
Year of Foundation 1887
Date of Incorporation October 12, 1897
Paid-in Capital 28,534 million yen
Annual Sales 435,477 million yen (April 2015 - March 2016)
Board of Directors Takuya Nakata : President and Representative Director
Masato Oike : Director
Satoshi Yamahata : Director
Hiroyuki Yanagi : Outside Director (President, Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director of Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd.)
Shigeru Nosaka : Outside Director (Director, Executive Deputy President & CFO of Oracle Corporation Japan)
Masatoshi Ito: Outside Director (Representative Director and Chairman of the Board of Ajinomoto Co., Inc.)

(as of June 22, 2016)

Corporate Auditors Masahito Hosoi : Full-Time Corporate Auditor
Takashi Dairokuno : Full-Time Corporate Auditor
Hirohiko Ikeda : Outside Corporate Auditor
Junya Hakoda : Outside Corporate Auditor
Executive Officers Masato Oike : Managing Executive Officer
Shinobu Kawase : Managing Executive Officer
Yutaka Hasegawa : Senior Executive Officer
Satoshi Yamahata : Senior Executive Officer
Shigeki Fujii : Senior Executive Officer
Akira Iizuka: Senior Executive Officer
Seiichi Yamaguchi : Senior Executive Officer
Hirofumi Osawa : Executive Officer
Kazunori Kobayashi : Executive Officer
Hitoshi Fukutome : Executive Officer
Teruhiko Tsurumi : Executive Officer
Kimiyasu Ito : Executive Officer
Masato Takai : Executive Officer
Shinichi Takenaga : Executive Officer
Masato Oshiki : Executive Officer
Thomas Schöpe : Executive Officer

(as of June 22, 2016)

Primary Businesses
  • ·Musical instruments (Pianos, Digital musical instruments, Wind instruments, String instruments, Percussion instruments, Educational musical instruments, Soundproof rooms, Music schools, English-language schools, Music entertainment software, and Piano tuning)
  • ·Audio equipment (AV products, PA equipment, Network devices and communication)
  • ·Electronic devices (Semiconductors)
  • ·Others (Golf products, Automobile interior wood components, FA equipment, Resort facilities)
Number of Employees (Consolidated) 20,348 (Excluding average number of temporary employees: 7,990)

(as of March 31, 2016)

Number of Subsidiary Companies 73 (of which 67 are consolidated companies)

(as of March 31, 2016)

Number of affiliated companies 6

(as of March 31, 2016)

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