Yuji Akasaka

Executive President, Representative Director at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

Yuji Akasaka

Yuji Akasaka

Executive President, Representative Director at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

Biography

Yuji Akasaka
(January 3, 1962)
Representative Director, Executive President

Brief Personal History

April 1987 Joined the Company
December 2001 General Manager, Production Planning Group, Aircraft Maintenance Business Division (Haneda) of the Company
April 2009 Vice President, Corporate Safety & Security of the Company Vice President, Customer Relations of the Company
April 2014 Executive Officer of the Company
General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance
Representative Director, President of JAL ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
April 2016 Managing Executive Officer of the Company
General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance
April 2018 Representative Director of the Company
June 2018 Representative Director, Executive President of the Company (Current Position)

Main concurrent position(s)

* none

Reasons for the nomination as Director

After joining the Company, Mr. Akasaka engaged mainly in Engineering & Maintenance Division, and acquired on-the-job experience and insight related to safety operations, etc. at an extremely high level as well as significant knowledge and extensive connections in the airline engineering & maintenance industry. He has strengthened the foundation for safety operations, exercising strong leadership and decision-making skills, as Representative Director, President of JAL ENGINEERING CO., LTD., since 2014. In addition, as Representative Director and President of the Company since 2018, he has worked to uphold in the JAL Group that flight safety is the foundation of the JAL Group and by ?Lead by Example? through his own practicing of JAL philosophy he has aimed to greatly contribute to the realization of JAL?s corporate philosophy with all employees. For all of these reasons, he is believed to be the right person for the Company to sustainably enhance its corporate value.

Overview
Career Highlights

Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

RelSci Relationships

171

Number of Boards

2

Birthday

01/1962

Age

58

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Chairman at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Senior Managing Executive Officer, Chief Senior Director of Route, Director at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Managing Executive Officer, Chief Director of Business Administration at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Chief Wellness Officer at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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General Manager-Finance & Accounting at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Executive Officer & General Manager-Communications at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Safety General Manager, Director & Senior Managing Executive Officer at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Former Chairman at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Managing Executive Officer & General Manager-Corporate Planning at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Senior Managing Executive Officer at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.

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Yuji Akasaka
Executive President, Representative Director at Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.
Career History
Executive President, Representative Director
1987 - Current

Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. engages in scheduled and non-scheduled air transport, aerial work, and aircraft maintenance services. It operates through the Air Transport and Others segments. The Air Transport segment engages in air transport business, airport passenger service, ground handling service, maintenance service, cargo service, passenger transport service and airport area business. The Others segment includes travel planning and sales. The company was founded on August 1, 1951 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Boards & Committees
Executive President & Representative Director
1987 - Current

Japan Airlines Co., Ltd. engages in scheduled and non-scheduled air transport, aerial work, and aircraft maintenance services. It operates through the Air Transport and Others segments. The Air Transport segment engages in air transport business, airport passenger service, ground handling service, maintenance service, cargo service, passenger transport service and airport area business. The Others segment includes travel planning and sales. The company was founded on August 1, 1951 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Member-Governance Board
Current

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