Sojitz named a new Chairman of the Board of Directors, President & CEO

Yoji Sato
Photo: Sojitz Corporation

Sojitz Corporation named Yoji Sato as Chairman of the Board of Directors. He will be sucseeded in his current position of the company’s President & CEO by Masayoshi Fujimoto.

Earlier Sojitz Corporation and Larsen & Toubro Ltd. in India (L&T)  received a contract from Dedicated Freight Corridor Corporation of India Limited, a public company under India’s Ministry of Railways, to conduct electrification works for a 915 km section of the Western Dedicated Freight Corridor (also known as the “Western DFC”).

About Sojitz Corporation:

The company is focuced in the field of general trading. It was formed out the union of Nichimen Corporation and Nissho Iwai Corporation. The Sojitz Group consists of approximately 400 subsidiaries and affiliates located in Japan and throughout the world, developing wide-ranging general trading company operations in a multitude of countries and regions.

Source: Woodbizforum