May 7, 1996
Kobayashi to lead Nippon Paper
Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.
The Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd., announced on Tuesday May 7th that Masao Kobayashi currently Senior Managing Director has been named to lead the company as a new president.
Kobayashi (63) will succeed Takeshiro Miyashita, who will become chairman,and Choji Kuramochi, chairman will become adviser, the company said.
The appointment will be formalized by the board of directors after a general shareholders' meeting on June 27, 1996.
March, 1955 Graduated from Hitotsubashi University
April, 1955 Joined Jujo Paper Co., Ltd.
January, 1980 Manager, International Division
June, 1984 Director and Manager, Corporate Planning Division
June, 1986 Director and Mill Manager of Fushiki mill
June, 1988 Managing Director and Mill manager of Fushiki mill
June, 1989 Managing Director and General Manager, Newsprint Division
June, 1992 Senior Managing Director and General Manager, Corporate Planning Division
April, 1993 Senior Managing Director and General Manager , Corporate Planning Division, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.