Ken Kobayashi

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Ken Kobayashi
Mitsubishi Corporation CEO meets PM Modi.jpg
Ken Kobayashi (left) with Narendra Modi
Born (1949-02-14) February 14, 1949 (age 69)
Occupation Chairman, Mitsubishi Corporation

Ken Kobayashi (小林 健, Kobayashi Ken, born February 14, 1949)[1][2] 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.[3] Kobayashi received his degree from Tokyo University in 1971.[4]


Since becoming CEO, Kobayashi was able to effectively manage the company to an ROA of 1.5%.[5]


  1. ^ Times Online
  2. ^ "Kobayashi Ken". Kigyōka jinbutsu jiten. Retrieved 21 April 2012. 
  3. ^ Kobayashi Macro Axis
  4. ^ Education
  5. ^ ROA