In other top-management changes, Jack Helmboldt, who has been an executive director in charge of Denso Manufacturing Tennessee Inc., adds responsibilities for manufacturing and mobility systems business of North America.
Executive Director Kenichi Ito remains CEO of North America and Denso International America Inc.
Koji Kobayashi, Denso vice chairman, will also resign from the board to become one of six executive vice presidents at Toyota Motor Corp.
Additionally, Denso Senior Director Toshiyuki Kato will be be promoted to the post of executive vice president of Toyota Group. In a broad sense, he will be in charge of coordination with the automaker and other companies in the Toyota Group, according to Denso spokesperson Yu Matsuda.