Tadano has appointed Toshiaki Ujiie as its president and ceo, effective April 1, 2021.

From left to right: Toshiaki Ujiie and Koichi Tadano

Ujiie will succeed Koichi Tadano, who moves to the position of chairman of the board and representative director.

Koichi Tadano said that Ujiie’s “abundant global business experience, combined with his formidable ability to conceptualize and execute, make him the right person for the job.” He added: “I will do everything in my powers to support president Ujiie and contribute to the growth of the Tadano Group.”