Ken Kobayashi (left) with Narendra Modi
February 14, 1949|
|Occupation||Chairman, Mitsubishi Corporation|
Ken Kobayashi (小林 健 Kobayashi Ken, born February 14, 1949) is a Japanese businessman and current chairman of Mitsubishi Corporation. He previously served as President and CEO from April 2010 to April 2016. He has held a position with the company since 1971. Kobayashi received his degree from Tokyo University in 1971.
Since becoming CEO, Kobayashi was able to effectively manage the company to an ROA of 1.5%.