Biography Kentaro Kawabe

Kentaro Kawabe
Board Director
Kentaro Kawabe
Date of birth:
October 19, 1974; 44 years old
(As of June 24, 2019)
Dec. 1996 Director, Dennotai Corporation
Sept. 1999 CEO, Dennotai Corporation
Dec. 1999 Director, PIM Corporation
Aug. 2000 Joined Yahoo Japan Corporation, Yahoo! Mobile Producer
Jan. 2007 Yahoo! News Producer, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr. 2012 Corporate Officer, Chief Operating Officer (COO), President of Media Business Group, Yahoo Japan Corporation
July 2012 Senior Executive Vice President, COO, Head of Media Service Company, Yahoo Japan Corporation
June 2014 Senior Executive Vice President, Managing Corporate Officer, Director & COO, Yahoo Japan Corporation
June 2015 Senior Executive Vice President Corporate Officer, COO, Yahoo Japan Corporation
Apr. 2018 Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Senior Executive Vice President Corporate Officer, Yahoo Japan Corporation
June 2018 President and Representative Director, President Corporate Officer, CEO, Yahoo Japan Corporation (to present)
Sept. 2018 Board Director, the Company (to present)
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    Yahoo Japan Corporation changed its trade name to Z Holdings Corporation as of October 1, 2019.