Corporate Information

Corporate Information

Basic Information of KYB Corporation


Founded November 19, 1919, as Kayaba Research Center
Established March 10, 1935, as Kayaba Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Incorporated November 25, 1948, as Kayaba Industry Co., Ltd.
Securities Traded Tokyo Stock Exchange (First Section)
Paid-in Capital 27,647.6 million yen(as of March 31, 2020)
Net Sales 381.5 billion yen(for FY2019, consolidated)
197.1 billion yen(for FY2019, non-consolidated)
IR Library
Number of Employees 15,439(as of March 31, 2020, consolidated)
3,949(as of March 31, 2020, non-consolidated)
Head Office World Trade Center Bldg. 11F, 4-1, Hamamatsu-cho 2-chome,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-6111, Japan
Tel. +81-3-3435-3511 Fax. +81-3-3436-6759
Major Products
(AC) Operations
Shock absorbers for automobiles
Shock absorbers (OE, aftermarket),Suspension systems
Shock absorbers for motorcycles
Front folks, Rear cushion units
Hydraulic equipment for automobiles
Vane pumps, Vane Pumps for CVT, Power steering systems, EPS
Stay dampers, Shock Absorbers for ATVs (All Terrain Vehicle), Free locks
(HC) Operations
Hydraulic equipment for industrial use
Cylinders, Valves, Pumps, Motors, MMP, HST
Dampers for railroad cars, Brakes for railroad cars, Semi-Active Suspension Systems for railroad cars, Seals
Vehicles, Aircraft
System Products
and Electronics
Special-purpose vehicles
Concrete mixer trucks, Granule carriers, Special-purpose vehicles
Hydraulic equipment for aircraft
Actuators, Valves, Wheels, Brakes
System products and electronic
components, etc.
Simulators, Auditorium and stage control systems,
Tunnel boring machines, Environmental devices,
ECU, Mobile communication devices
Sales Composition by Product for Fiscal 2019 (Consolidated)
Sales Composition by Product for Fiscal 2019 (Consolidated)

Management (as of June 25, 2020)

Takashi Saito
Director, Chairman Yasusuke Nakajima Managing Executive Officer Takashi Tezuka
Representative Director, President Executive Officer Masao Ono Managing Executive Officer Ryuji Uda
Representative Director, Executive Vice President Executive Officer Takaaki Kato Managing Executive Officer Minoru Ishikawa
Member of the Board of Directors, Executive Vice President Executive Officer Keisuke Saito Managing Executive Officer Ichio Nemoto
Member of the Board of Directors (Outside) Rokurou Tsuruta Managing Executive Officer Takashi Saito
Member of the Board of Directors (Outside) Shuhei Shiozawa Executive Officer Koji Yamamoto
Member of the Board of Directors (Outside) Masakazu Sakata Executive Officer Takashi Kondo
Senior Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Ogawa Executive Officer Kimiro Sudo
Senior Managing Executive Officer Toshihiko Hatakeyama Executive Officer Tomoki Takaoka
Senior Managing Executive Officer Hitoshi Nitta Executive Officer Ukuru Tsuchida
Senior Managing Executive Officer Ikuo Inagaki Executive Officer Shozo Amano
Senior Managing Executive Officer Hajime Sato Executive Officer Minoru Tamai
Managing Executive Officer Kenji Yamanouchi Executive Officer Toshimichi Izeki
Managing Executive Officer Hideki Nonoyama Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Full Time) Tomoo Akai
Managing Executive Officer Osamu Kunihara Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Full Time) (Outside) Junichi Tanaka
Managing Executive Officer Kazuaki Shoji Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Full Time) Eiji Hisada
Managing Executive Officer Masahiro Kawase Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Full Time) (Outside) Masahiko Sagara