Naoki Izumiya

Job Title Chairman of the Board
Country Japan
Current Employer Asahi Group Holdings and Japan Investor Relations Association (JIRA)


Mr. Naoki Izumiya joined Asahi Breweries, Ltd. in April 1972. After serving as General Manager of Corporate Strategy Department and General Manager of Tokyo Branch, he took the chair of the president in March 2010. The next year he became the first President and Representative Director of Asahi Group Holdings, Ltd., and he has been serving as Chairman of the Board since March 2019.

He has been working on the planning and practice of the corporate governance reform since he was a General Manager of Corporate Strategy Department, and now promoting the enhancement of Group’s corporate value as Chairman of the Board.

He also has been serving concurrently as Chairman of the Japan Investor Relations Association since June 2018