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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Masato Iwasaki, Ph.D.


Director
President, Japan
Pharma Business Unit

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


Director
President, Research & Development

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Costa Saroukos


Director
Chief Financial Officer

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Marcello Agosti


Global Business Development Officer

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Teresa Bitetti 


President, Global
Oncology Business Unit

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Milano Furuta


Corporate Strategy Officer & Chief of Staff

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Gerard Greco


Global Quality Officer

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Haruhiko Hirate


Corporate
Communications &
Public Affairs Officer

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Julie Kim


President, Plasma-Derived Therapies Business Unit 

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Mwana Lugogo


Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer

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Ricardo Marek


President, Growth & Emerging Markets Business Unit

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Yoshihiro Nakagawa


Global General Counsel

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Giles Platford


President, Europe & Canada Business Unit

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Ramona Sequeira


President, U.S. Business Unit

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Camilla Soenderby


Chief Patient Value & Product Strategy Officer

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Padma Thiruvengadam


Chief Human Resources Officer

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Rajeev Venkayya


President, Global
Vaccine Business Unit

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Thomas Wozniewski


Global Manufacturing
& Supply Officer

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Christophe Weber


Representative Director
President & CEO

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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 
President, Research & Development

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Costa Saroukos


Director
Chief Financial Officer

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Olivier Bohuon


External Director

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Ian Clark


External Director

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Yoshiaki Fujimori


External Director

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Steven Gillis


External Director

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Shiro Kuniya


External Director

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Jean-Luc Butel


External Director

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Masahiro Sakane


External Director
Chair of the Board Meeting

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Toshiyuki Shiga


External Director

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Yasuhiko Yamanaka


Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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Koji Hatsukawa


External Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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Emiko Higashi


External Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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Michel Orsinger


External Director
Audit & Supervisory Committee member

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