Toei Animation Sees Executive Changes

Mike Ferreira (Editor) — May 26th, 2009 — 20:37
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Toei Animation announced that the companies' top executives will change positions. The changes in management will be as follows:

  • Chairman Tsutomu Tomari will step down from his position. He will serve both as a member of the board, and as an advisor
  • President Hiroshi Takahashi take on the roles of both President and Chairman.
  • Senior director Kozo Morishita will be promoted to Executive Vice President
  • Senior director Hirotaro Nishi will be promoted to Senior Managing Director

The staff changes will occur on June 24. Currently, Morishita manages the sales and planning departments. Nishi manages the accounting and information systems departments.