Takeda Announces Appointment of New Senior Leadership

Takeda Announces Appointment of New Senior Leadership

September 30, 2014

Osaka, Japan, September 30, 2014 --- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited today announced the new appointment of senior leadership. The details are as follows:

Ÿ ・  New appointment of the Corporate Officers effective October 1, 2014:

Global General CounselYoshihiro Nakagawa
President, Global Oncology Business UnitChristophe Bianchi
President, Global Vaccine Business UnitRajeev Venkayya
President, Emerging Markets Business UnitGiles Platford
Global Manufacturing and Supply OfficerThomas Wozniewski
Global Quality OfficerGerard Greco
Global Compliance OfficerMwana Lugogo

Ÿ ・  ŸNew senior leadership effective October 1, 2014:

New assignmentPrevious assignmentName
Corporate Officer,
Corporate Communications & Public Affairs Officer,
Senior Vice President,
Corporate Communications Department
(Corporate Officer,
Senior Vice President,
Head of North Asia)

Haruhiko Hirate