Subaru Announces Organizational and Management Changes (Effective September 30 and October 1, 2017)
October 2, 2017
Subaru Announces Organizational and Management Changes
(Effective September 30 and October 1, 2017)
Tokyo, October 2, 2017 – Subaru Corporation announced the following organizational and management changes which took effect on September 30 and October 1, 2017.
1. Organizational Change (Effective September 30, 2017)
< Termination of Industrial Products Division >
The Industrial Production Division of Automotive Business and departments under the division were terminated, as the company ended production and sale of industrial products including general-purpose engines and generators with effect from September 30, 2017.
2. Organizational Change (Effective October 1, 2017)
< Name Change to 4th Powerunit Research & Experiment Dept. >
The name of the Powerunit Evaluation & Experiment Dept. in Engineering Division 2 was changed to the 4th Powerunit Research & Experiment Dept.
The name change reflects a change in the group’s business operation system that was made with the aim of incorporating a market perspective in ensuring the performance and quality of powerunits.
3. Change in Areas of Responsibility for Corporate Executive Vice President (Effective October 1, 2017)
|-In charge of Manufacturing and Purchasing
-Business Planning Dept.
|-In charge of Manufacturing and Purchasing|
|Chief General Manager of Industrial Products Div.|