18-Dec-2012 10:14 AM

AirAsia Japan announces executive changes, names new chairman and CEO

AirAsia Japan announced (17-Dec-2012) the following executive changes following a board of directors meeting on 17-Dec-2012:

  • Kazuyuki Iwakata: Previously CEO, will take on the role of chairman;
  • Yoshinori Odagiri: Previously head of operations division and safety manage, will become CEO;
  • Masaaki Uchiyama: Remain CFO;
  • Yuichi Tominaga: Remain head of operations;
  • Toshihiro Miyamae: Remain head of development. [more – original PR – Japanese]