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Trade Name JTB Corp
Comissioner of Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agency No. 64
Location of Head Office JTB Bldg., 2-3-11 Higashi-Shinagawa, Shinagawa-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Date of Establishment November 12, 1963 (Date of Foundation:March 12, 1912)
Capital 2,304,000,000 yen (Authorized Capital: 3,200,000,000)
  • Japan Travel Bureau Foundation
  • East Japan Railway Company (JR East)
  • Central Japan Railway Company (JR Central)
  • JTB Employee Stock Ownership Plan
  • JTB Contract Hotel Association
  • The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd.
  • Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd.
  • Japan Hotel Association
  • Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation
  • Japan Airlines Co., Ltd
  • Kyushu Railway Company (JR Kyushu)
  • West Japan Railway Company (JR West)
  • Hokkaido Railway Company (JR Hokkaido)
  • All Nippon Airways Co., Ltd.
  • JTB Director Stock Ownership Plan
  • Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd.
  • Shikoku Railway Company (JR Shikoku)
List of JTB Board Members (As of June 30, 2011)
Takashi Sasaki       Chairman of the Board
Hiromi Tagawa       President & CEO
Hiroyuki Imoto       Senior Managing Director 
        Global Business
Ken Hibino        Managing Director & Managing Officer
        President, JTB Western Japan Corp.
Hideaki Noguchi       Managing Director 
        Marketing & Strategy, Greater Tokyo Region
Masayuki Kono       Managing Director
        New Business Planning
Minoru Kubota       Managing Director
        Special Assignments
Sadao Irie       Director
        Finance & Accounting
Hirohiko Takagi       Director
        General Manager, Web Marketing & Strategy Department
        IT Planning
Yasuo Suenaga       Director
        General Manager, Administration Department 
        Personnel Planning
        Brand Marketing & Strategy
Hiroyuki Takahashi       Director
        General Manager, Travel Marketing & Strategy Department
        Customer Satisfaction Promotion
Shinichi Kamaki       Director
        Vice Chairman, Internal Control Committee
Kiyohide Mitsuyama       Director
        General Manager, Corporate Planning Department
Kenji Hagimoto       Director (Absentee) 
        Managing Director, Administration Department., Japan Travel Bureau Foundation.  
Yoichi Minami       Director (Absentee) 
        Managing Director, East Japan Railway Company.
Sumio Atsuchi       Director (Absentee) 
        Director and General Manager, Regional Marketing Headquarters, Central Japan Railway Company.
Makoto Shibata       Director (Absentee) 
        Director and Executive Managing Officer,
Deputy General Manager of the Railroad Department, General Manager of the Railroad Department Marketing Headquarters, and General Manager of the IT Headquarters, West Japan Railway Company.
Tomohide Fukuda       Director (Absentee) 
        Federation Chairman of JTB-Affiliated Inns & Hotels 
Kanji Ohashi       Director (Absentee) 
        Association Chairman of the Japan Hotel Association
Hirohide Kamikawa       Director (Absentee) 
        Senior Managing Executive Officer, Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.
Katsumi Ishikawa       Executive Auditor
Michio Suzuki       Auditor (Absentee)  
Sumio Uesugi       Auditor (Absentee)
        Auditor, Sompo Japan Insurance Inc.
[Managing Officers]
Hiroshi Ikeda       Managing Officer, Group Headquarters
        Deputy General Manager, Travel Marketing & Strategy Department
        Domestic Travel Planning and Purchasing & Sales Operations Oversight
Minoru Sinbo       Managing Officer, Group Headquarters
        General Manager, Personnel Planning Department
Yukirou Tajima       Managing Officer, Group Headquarters
        Deputy General Manager, Travel Marketing & Strategy Department
        Retail Operations and Air Travel Oversight
Shinya Kurosawa       Managing Officer, Group Headquarters
        General Manager, Global Business Unit.
Takeshi Kimura       Managing Officer, Group Headquarters
        General Manager, Finance & Accounting Department
Saburo Fukagawa       Managing Officer
        President, JTB Global Marketing & Travel Inc.
Fumiyuki Kitajima       Managing Officer
        President, JTB World Vacations Inc.
Masuyuki Kawamura       Managing Officer
        President, JTB Business World Tokyo Corp.
Yasuyuki Ogura       Managing Officer
        President, JTB CHUBU Corp.
Yasuhiro Tsuboi       Managing Officer
        President, JTB KANTO Corp.
Satoru Goto       Managing Officer
        President, JTB Trading Inc. 
Tsutomu Takenaka       Managing Officer
        President, JTB Pte. Ltd.
Toru Ikuta       Managing Officer
        President, JTB Tokyo Metropolitan Corp. 
Michinori Yamasaki       Managing Officer
        President, JTB China Corp., China Business Promotion
Hiroshi Yokoyama       Managing Officer
        President, JTB Publishing Inc.
Number of employees 26,218 (JTB Group employees as of March 31, 2011)
Business purposes

The company, an operating holding company, runs a business mostly in the travel industry, but the group companies deal in the following businesses

Travel business
Sales of tickets on passenger railroads and other means of transport
Development of tourist resorts and business related to travel and sightseeing facilities
Development and operation of health/recreation facilities
Publication and sales of books and provision of travel-related information
Sales and agency for travel-related products
Information processing by computer
Publicity, advertising and planning, agency, and implementation of events
Planning and implementation of international/domestic conferences
Sales and agency for admission tickets and member's tickets for events
Sales, rental, and management of real estate
Motor truck carrier and forwarding agency
Non-life insurance agent and life insurance solicitor
Air passenger handling
International cargo agency
Domestic cargo agency
Customs clearance
Money lending
Credit guarantee and credit investigation
Currency exchange
Worker dispatch
Interpretation and translation
Sales, mail-order sales, and import and agency for pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, electric appliances, textiles for clothing, noble metals/jewelry, watches/clocks, toys, sporting goods, food, drinks, alcoholic drinks, furniture, bedding, craft products, leather/rubber products, health appliances, optical equipment/devices, computers, office supplies, tobacco, postage stamps, revenue stamps, daily necessities, and miscellaneous goods
gency for installment sales and purchase
Consultancy for selection of wedding halls, banquet halls, and costumes for rent, and agency and sales of wedding-related merchandise
Sales of petroleum and motor vehicles and auto repair
Sponsorship of and instruction at seminars on travel, tourism, and culture
Car parks
Comprehensive leasing
Sales and agency for merchandise coupons and prepaid cards
Funds transfer services
All businesses accompanying or related to the above
Investment and financing of all the above businesses