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Suzuki Aus names Hakamata as new managing director

Top job: Yoshiyuki Hakamata will take on the role of Suzuki Australia managing director from Masaaki Kato (pictured left and bottom), who spent five and a half years in the position.

Hakamata in as new Suzuki Australia MD as Kato returns to Japan after five years

Suzuki logo30 Jun 2017


- Suzuki Australia has appointed Yoshiyuki Hakamata as its latest managing director, succeeding Masaaki Kato who returns to Japan in an unspecified role after five and half years in the local top job.

- Mr Hakamata brings over 30 years’ experience with Suzuki Motor Corporation, having first joined the company in 1985 and has since moved to through departments including personnel, public affairs, corporate planning, overseas automobile planning and marketing.

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