Managing Director, Chief Executive Officer
51 years of age – Japanese
Ms. Yamamoto was appointed as Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer on 1 July 2017. She attended all three (3) Board meetings held since her appointment to the Board.
Ms. Yamamoto graduated from Waseda University with a Bachelor Degree in Political Science and Economics in March 1991.
She joined Ajinomoto Co., Inc. Japan in 1991 and has held various positions mainly in business development, marketing and sales functions of consumer food business in Japan and overseas within the Ajinomoto Group of Companies.
She does not hold directorships in any other public companies and listed issuers. She has no conflict of interest with the Company or any family relationship with any other Director or shareholder of the Company. She has also neither been convicted for any offences within the past five (5) years other than for traffic offences, if any, nor received any public sanction or penalty imposed by regulatory bodies during the financial year.