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Yuichi Kitada

Yuichi Kitada

(June 22, 1960)
Audit & Supervisory Board Member
Term of Office(as of June 2021):
Newly appointed(assumed office on June 2021)
Number of Shares Held(as of March 2021):500

Career summary, position and responsibilities at the Company

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April 1986 Joined the Company
October 2009 General Manager, Americas Technology Quality Assurance Department of the Company
December 2010 General Manager, Technology Department of JAL ENGINEERING CO., LTD. (on secondment)
April 2014 Vice President and Deputy General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance Division of the Company
Managing Director of JAL ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
April 2018 Executive Officer of the Company
General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance
Representative Director, President of JAL ENGINEERING CO., LTD.
April 2020 Managing Executive Officer of the Company
General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance
June 2020 Director, Managing Executive Officer of the Company
Engineering & Maintenance
April 2021 Director of the Company
June 2021 Audit & Supervisory Board Member of the Company (to present)

Important positions concurrently assumed outside the Company

  • none

Reasons for the nomination as Director

After joining the Company, Mr. Kitada was engaged mainly in operations related to aircraft maintenance, such as maintenance engineering and quality assurance. As Executive Officer and General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance since April 2018, he has greatly contributed to maintaining and improving the engineering and quality aspects of the Company through his management of the Maintenance Division of the JAL Group. As Director and Managing Executive Officer, and General Manager, Engineering & Maintenance since June 2020, he has made appropriate comments and observations at meetings of the Board of Directors and other settings from the perspective of supporting flight safety, and also has extensive operational experience in the areas of engineering and quality.

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