May 10, 2023
TMC Announces Changes to Organizational Structure and Senior Professionals/Senior Management
Toyota City, Japan, May 10, 2023―On May 15, Toyota Motor Corporation (TMC) intends to make the following organizational and senior professional/senior management changes.
- Organizational changes
- BEV Factory will be newly established as a dedicated organization to accelerate the development and business of the world's leading "next-generation BEVs that only a carmaker can produce."
- By accelerating collaboration with new partners based on the strength of the hardware we have cultivated through TNGA, we will take on the challenge of producing BEVs that create a completely new world view.
- Under a single leader, the processes of " development, production, and business" are all conducted in one place, enabling speedy decision-making and execution.
- Accelerate agile development through a cross-functional organizational structure integrating with overseas headquarters, Woven by Toyota, and major suppliers.
- Overseas (North America / China / Europe, etc.)
- Incorporate customer needs and market trends of the major BEV markets.
- Woven by Toyota
- Understand the latest intelligent technologies and develop them together.
- New ways of manufacturing using the latest technologies and methods.
- Changes in areas of responsibility for executives and senior professional/senior management
|Takero Kato||Vehicle Development Center (President)||BEV Factory (President)|
|Takahiro Ishijima||Toyota ZEV Factory (Chief Officer)||Vehicle Development Center (President)|
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