COMPANY PROFILE

Company Profile


  • Corporate Name

    KADOKAWA CORPORATION

  • Head Office

    2-13-3 Fujimi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 102-8177 JAPAN

  • Representative Director and President

    Masaki Matsubara

  • Date of Establishment

    October 1, 2014

  • Common Stock

    ¥25.6 Billion

  • Main Banks

    Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
    Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
    MUFG Bank, Ltd.
    Resona Bank, Ltd.
    Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank, Limited
    Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation

  • Major Businesses

    Develops a broad range of businesses as a comprehensive entertainment company, including publishing, video, game, Web service, education, MD and business for inbound customers. Advances digital transformation, including Activity Based Working (ABW), and a global media mix strategy, which focuses on steadily creating Intellectual property (IP) and expanding overseas.

Status of Company Officers


  • Chairman of the Board
    Executive Chairman

    Tsuguhiko Kadokawa

  • Representative Director and President
    Chief Executive

    Masaki Matsubara

  • Representative Director

    Shinichiro Inoue

  • Director
    Executive Officer
    Chief Digital Officer(CDO)

    Takeshi Natsuno

  • Director
    Executive Officer
    Chief Human Resources Officer(CHRO)
    Chief Literature & Movie Officer(CLMO)

    Naohisa Yamashita

  • Director
    Executive Officer
    Chief Financial Officer(CFO)

    Yoichi Yasumoto

  • Director

    Noriko Kase

  • Director

    Nobuo Kawakami

  • Outside Director

    Takeo Takasu

  • Outside Director

    Tomoyuki Moriizumi

  • Outside Director

    Koji Funatsu

  • Outside Director

    Ruth Marie Jarman

  • Audit and Supervisory Board Member (Full-time)

    Yasuaki Takayama

  • Audit and Supervisory Board Member (Full-time)

    Akira Watanabe

  • Audit and Supervisory Board Member (Part-time)

    Akira Watanabe

  • Audit and Supervisory Board Member (Part-time)

    Maoko Kikuchi

  • Executive Officer
    Chief Publishing Officer(CPO)

    Masayuki Aoyagi

  • Executive Officer
    Chief Marketing Officer(CMO)
    Chief IP Licensing Officer(CLO)

    Shinobu Murakawa

  • Executive Officer
    Chief Anime Officer(CAO)

    Takeshi Kikuchi

  • Executive Officer
    Chief eXperience Officer(CXO)
    Chief Manufacturing & Logistics Officer(CMLO)

    Koichi Sekiya

  • Executive Officer
    Chief Gaming Officer(CGO)
    Chief Global-marketing Officer(CGLO)

    Takashi Sensui

  • Executive Officer

    Daiji Horiuchi

  • Executive Officer

    Soshi Okino

  • Executive Officer

    Masanori Kawakane

  • Executive Officer

    Shigeo Kagami

  • Executive Officer

    Hidetaka Miyazaki

  • Executive Officer

    Ichiro Hashiba

(as of April, 2021)