Born: September 5, 1939
Shigetaka Komori is Chairman & CEO of FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation. After graduating from The University of Tokyo with a degree in Economics, Komori joined Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd.(now FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation) in 1963. He has extensive experiences mainly in graphic systems business and recording media products business. After serving as Managing Director of Fuji Photo Film (Europe) GmbH from 1996 until 2000, he became President, Representative Director of Fuji Photo Film Co., Ltd in 2000. In 2003 he was appointed President and CEO.
Faced with the development of digitalization, Shigetaka Komori succeeded in the management reform and a dynamic transformation of business. He accomplished the V-shaped recovery in performance by focusing on the growing business fields such as LCD display materials and medical equipments.
Shigetaka Komori has also been Chairman of the board of Governors of Japan Broadcasting Corporation from 2007 until 2008, and now is President of Japan-Germany Society and The Japan-Netherlands Society.