Corporate Profile

Corporate Profile

Company Name NIPPON STEEL CORPORATION
Head Office 2-6-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8071, Japan
Leadership President : Eiji Hashimoto
Business Steelmaking and steel fabrication / Engineering / Chemicals / New materials / System solutions
Fiscal Year End March 31
Stock Listings Tokyo, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Sapporo

Executives

As of June 23, 2022

Representative Director and Chairman
進藤 孝生

Kosei SHINDO

Representative Director and President
橋本 英二

Eiji HASHIMOTO

Representative Director and Executive Vice President
右田 彰雄

Akio MIGITA

Corporate Planning; Group Companies Planning; General Administration; Legal; Internal Control & Audit; Digital Innovation; Information & Communication Technology; Human Resources; Environment; Business Transformation & Standardization
Head of Green Transformation Development

Representative Director and Executive Vice President
佐藤 直樹

Naoki SATO

Intellectual Property; Safety; Plant Safety; Technical Administration & Planning (including Standardization); Quality Management; Plant Engineering and Facility Management; Ironmaking Technology; Steelmaking Technology; Energy Technology; Slag, Cement & Resource Recycling; Research and Development
Project Leader, Next-Generation Hot Strip Mill Project; Project Leader, Ironmaking Operations Project; Deputy Project Leader, India Iron and Steel Project, Global Business Development Sector
Cooperating with Executive Vice President A. Migita on Environment and Green Transformation Development

Representative Director and Executive Vice President
森 高弘

Takahiro MORI

Head of Global Business Development; Project Leader, India Iron and Steel Project, Global Business Development Sector
Accounting & Finance; Overseas Offices (including locally incorporated companies); Global Tubular Business

Representative Director and Executive Vice President
Takashi HIROSE

Takashi HIROSE

Marketing Administration & Planning; Transportation & Logistics; Project Development; Raw Materials; Machinery & Materials Procurement; Steel Products Units; Domestic Office and Branches
Head of Unit, Flat Products Unit; Deputy Project Leader, Next-Generation Hot Strip Mill Project
Cooperating with Executive Vice President T. Mori on Overseas Offices(including locally incorporated companies)

Managing Director, Member of the Board
今井 正

Tadashi IMAI

Corporate Planning
Project Leader, Thai Steel Project, Global Business Development Sector ; Vice Head of Green Transformation Development ; Deputy Project Leader, Next-Generation Hot Strip Mill Project
Rendering assistance to Executive Vice President A. Migita on Digital Innovation
Rendering assistance to Executive Vice President N. Sato on Ironmaking Operations Project
Rendering assistance to Executive Vice President K. Fukuda on Corporate Planning in R & D

Director, Member of the Board
冨田 哲郎

Tetsuro TOMITA

(Outside Director)

Director, Member of the Board
 Kuniko URANO

Kuniko URANO

(Outside Director)

Director, Member of the Board (Senior Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
Shozo FURUMOTO

Shozo FURUMOTO

Director, Member of the Board (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
Masayoshi MURASE

Masayoshi MURASE

Director, Member of the Board (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
Seiichiro AZUMA

Seiichiro AZUMA

(Outside Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)

Director, Member of the Board (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
Hiroshi YOSHIKAWA

Hiroshi YOSHIKAWA

(Outside Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)

Director, Member of the Board (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)
Masato KITERA

Masato KITERA

(Outside Audit & Supervisory Committee Member)

Executive Vice President

Kazuhisa FUKUDA

Head of Research and Development
Cooperating with Executive Vice President A. Migita on Green Transformation Development

Managing Executive Officers
  • Shuji SOHMA
  • Junichi TANI
  • Kazuma YAMANAKA
  • Ichiro SATO
  • Kazumasa SHINKAI
  • Hirofumi FUNAKOSHI
  • Nobuhiro FUJITA
  • Hiroyuki MINATO
  • Shinji MINOBE
  • Hiroshi TSUGA
  • Yuji NOMIYAMA
  • Hidenori KINUGASA
  • Kyoichi ARAKI
  • Takahiko IWAI
  • Seita OUCHI
  • Eiji SOGOH
  • Takeshi IMAI
  • Hidenori OGAWA
Executive Officers
  • Akihiko KOJIMA
  • Masashi KISHIMOTO
  • Noriyuki HIRAMITSU
  • Eiji ORIHASHI
  • Satoru ENDO
  • Masahiro NAKATA
  • Tsuyoshi HARADA
  • Kenichi HOSHI
  • Kenichi ONODA
  • Takahisa OHNO
  • Hiroto SONODA
  • Masashi IMOTO
  • Ryuichi NAGAI
  • Hiroto NAITOH
  • Nobuo OKOCHI
  • Ken ITO
  • Kohji MIZOGUCHI
  • Kentaro WAKAMATSU
  • Masato KOBAYASHI
  • Tadamitsu MIYOSHI
Fellows
  • Hideki MURAKAMI
  • Katsuhiro SASAI
  • Naoki YOSHINAGA
  • Kaori KAWANO
  • Seiji NOMURA
  • Shunji HIWATASHI

Organization

Plate & Construction Products Through the delivery of high-performance steels such as plates, H-beams, sheet piles, pipe piles, and rails, Nippon Steel contributes to the building and development of a wide range of infrastructure in such fields as ships; energy, e.g., wind power; construction; and railways, thereby securing the foundation of people’s lives.
Flat Products Nippon Steel supports various industries and people’s lives by delivering steel sheet used to make automobiles, electrical appliances, housing, beverage cans, transformers, and other goods. Having production and processing bases worldwide, this unit provides high quality, high-performance products and services in Japan and overseas.
Bars & Wire Rods Nippon Steel delivers high-quality high-performance bars and rods to a wide range of industries including the automotive, construction, and industrial machinery industries. In the automotive business, this unit focuses on high end products used in important automotive components such as engines, drive trains, and suspensions.
Pipes & Tubes Nippon Steel is a world-leader in high-end seamless pipes used in oil and gas development and other energy areas. We respond to diverse needs such as pipelines, steel tubes for automobiles, and steel tubes for construction and industrial machinery, we provide high-quality, high-performance products and services in Japan and oversea.
Railway, Automotive & Machinery Pars Nippon Steel is the only manufacturer of railway steel wheels and axles in Japan. This unit's major products are railway rolling stock components and forged crankshafts for automobiles. The unit has two manufacturing bases for railway wheels and axles, and four bases for crankshafts in the world.
Titanium In addition to titanium’s lighter, high-strength, and extremely corrosion-resistant properties, Nippon Steel is utilizing the technologies accumulated in its long history of steelmaking to be a world-leader in titanium products for industrial machinery/plants, building materials, automobiles, and aerospace.
Stainless
Steel
Nippon Steel Stainless Steel Corporation provides steel customers with a wide range of high-quality stainless steel products that includes steel plates, sheets, bars, and wire rods by leveraging its most advanced technologies in the world. This subsidiary has developed the world’s first Sn-added low-interstitial ferritic steel grades, named the “FW (forward) series,” and a new type of duplex stainless steel.

Subsidiaries and Affiliates