Executive Leadership

The Takeda leadership team’s mission is to lead change with strategy development and execution that creates a secure path to the future and keeps the patient at the center so we can contribute to patient needs worldwide.

Christophe Weber


Representative Director 
President & CEO

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Shinji Honda


Director
Corporate Strategy
Officer

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Masato Iwasaki, Ph.D.


Director
President, Japan
Pharma Business Unit

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Andrew S. Plump, M.D., Ph.D.


Director
Chief Medical &
Scientific Officer

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Christophe Bianchi


President, Global
Oncology Business Unit

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Gerard Greco


Global Quality Officer

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Haruhiko Hirate


Corporate
Communications &
Public Affairs Officer

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James Kehoe


Chief Financial Officer

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Ricardo Marek


President, Emerging Markets Business Unit

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Yoshihiro Nakagawa


Global General Counsel

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David Osborne


Global Human
Resources Officer

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Giles Platford


President, Europe and Canada Business Unit

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Ramona Sequeira


President, US Business
Unit

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Rajeev Venkayya


President, Global
Vaccine Business Unit

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Thomas Wozniewski


Global Manufacturing
and Supply Officer

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Yasuchika Hasegawa


Director
Chairman of the Board 

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Christophe Weber


Representative Director
President & CEO

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Shinji Honda


Director
Corporate Strategy
Officer

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Masato Iwasaki, Ph.D.


Director
President, Japan Pharma Business Unit

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Andrew S. Plump, M.D., Ph.D.


Director 
Chief Medical & Scientific Officer

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Yoshiaki Fujimori


Outside Director

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Emiko Higashi


Outside Director

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Michel Orsinger


Outside Director

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Masahiro Sakane


Outside Director

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Toshiyuki Shiga


Outside Director

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Fumio Sudo


Outside Director

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Yasuhiko Yamanaka


Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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Shiro Kuniya


Outside Director
Chairperson of Audit & Supervisory Committee

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Jean-Luc Butel


Outside Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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Koji Hatsukawa


Outside Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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