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Rikio KOZU, Mr.
  • Rikio KOZU, Mr.
  • President
  • KIKAN ROREN

Born in 1956 in Tokyo, Japan, Rikio KOZU joined Nippon Steel Corporation in 1979, upon graduating from Tokyo University. He started his trade union career in 1984 when he was elected executive committee member of the Nippon Steel HQ's Workers' Union. In 1990, his trade union career was temporarily interrupted when he served as First Secretary to the Japanese Embassy in Thailand for 3 years. Back in trade union work, he shifted his stage to the federation level when elected as General Secretary of the Japan Federation of Basic Industry Workers' Unions (KIKAN ROREN) in 2006, and as President in 2010. He became Genereal Secretary of RENGO in October 2013 and President in October 2015.

Naoto OHMI, Mr.
  • Naoto OHMI, Mr.
  • General Secretary
  • UA ZENSEN

Naoto OHMI was born in 1954, Hokkaido, Japan. After graduated from Hitotsubashi University in 1976, he joined the Japanese Federation of Textile, Garment, Chemical, Distributive and Allied Industry Workers' Unions (ZENSEN). He became Central Executive Standing Committee Member in 1988. In 2002, ZENSEN was consolidated into the Japanese Federation of Textile, Chemical, Food, Commercial, Service and General Workers' Unions (UI ZENSEN) and he became Central Executive Standing Committee Member, and Vice President in 2004. After elected as Assistant General Secretary of RENGO in October 2010, he became Executive Assistant to President at UI ZENSEN in 2011. At the foundation of the Japanese Federation of Textile, Chemical, Food, Commercial, Service and General Workers’ Unions (UA ZENSEN) in 2012, he elected as President. At the 14th Biennial Convention, he became General Secretary of RENGO.

Deputy President

Atsushi KAWAMOTO, Mr. JICHIRO

Vice Presidents

Hisanobu SHIMADA, Mr. UA ZENSEN
Yasunobu AIHARA, Mr. JIDOSHA SOREN
Shoji ARINO, Mr. DENKI RENGO
Reiichi MIYAMOTO, Mr. JAM
Satoshi KUDOH, Mr. KIKAN ROREN
Ryosuke KATO, Mr. NIKKYOSO
Toshimichi OMATA, Mr. JP ROUSO
Minao NODA, Mr. ICTJ
Kaoru KISHIMOTO, Mr. DENRYOKU SOREN
Eiji NAGAYOSHI, Mr. JEC RENGO
Junsuke NAMBA, Mr. UNYU ROREN
Kazushige MATSUTANI, Mr. FOOD RENGO
Tomoko YOSHINO, Ms. JAM

Assistant General Secretaries

Michiyo NAMBU, Ms. JICHIRO
Nobuyuki SHINTANI, Mr. DENKI RENGO
Kazuyo YAMAMOTO, Ms. NIKKYOSO
Takao YASUNAGA, Mr. JOHO-ROREN
Hiroshi KIMURA, Mr. DENRYOKU SOREN

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