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 September 30, 2023)
Net Sales 4,312 hundred million yen(for FY2022, consolidated)
IR Library
Number of Employees 13,920(for FY2022, consolidated)
3,844  (for FY2022, non-consolidated)
Head Office World Trade Center Building South Tower 28F, 2-4-1 Hamamatsu-cho,
Minato-ku, Tokyo 105-5128, 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, Dampers for railroad cars,
Brakes for railroad cars, Semi-Active Suspension Systems for railroad cars, Seals

(HC) Operations
Hydraulic equipment for industrial use
Cylinders, Valves, Pumps, Motors, MMP, HST, seal
Auditorium and stage control systems, Tunnel boring machines

Vehicles, Aircraft
Components, and Electronics
Special-purpose vehicles
Concrete mixer trucks, Granule carriers, Special-purpose vehicles
Hydraulic equipment for aircraft
Actuators, Valves, Wheels, Brakes
Electronic components, etc.
ECU, Mobile communication devices

Sales Composition by Product for Fiscal 2022(Consolidated)
Sales Composition by Product for Fiscal 2022 (Consolidated)

Management (as of Jun 23, 2023)

Representative Director, Chairman Yasusuke Nakajima Managing Executive Officer Tomoki Takaoka
Representative Director,Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Masao Ono Managing Executive Officer Manabu Akasaka
Representative Director, and President Chief Operating Officer (COO) Masahiro Kawase Deputy Managing Executive Officer Minoru Tamai
Member of the Board of Directors, Senior Managing Executive Officer Chief Financial Officer(CFO) Takashi Saito Deputy Managing Executive Officer Toshimichi Izeki
Member of the Board of Directors (External) Shuhei Shiozawa Deputy Managing Executive Officer Shinichi Sugioka
Member of the Board of Directors (External) Masakazu Sakata Deputy Managing Executive Officer Kenji Yazaki
Member of the Board of Directors (External) Akemi Sunaga Deputy Managing Executive Officer Atsushi Fujii
Member of the Board of Directors (External) Chizuko Tsuruta Deputy Managing Executive Officer Atsushi Ookubo
Senior Managing Executive Officer Minoru Ishikawa Audit & Supervisory Board Member
(Full Time)
Hideki Nonoyama
Senior Managing Executive Officer Ichio Nemoto Audit & Supervisory Board Member
(Full Time)(Outside)
Junichi Tanaka
Managing Managing Executive Officer Takashi Tezuka Audit & Supervisory Board Member
(Full Time)(Outside)
Masahiko Sagara
Managing Managing Executive Officer Ryuji Uda Audit & Supervisory Board Member
(Full Time)
Osamu Kunihara
Managing Managing Executive Officer Shozo Amano Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Junko Watanabe
Managing Executive Officer Masaru Tsuboi