Tadashi Hara

Tadashi HaraExecutive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Tadashi Hara joined Shionogi Inc. in July 2010 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Hara originally joined Shionogi & Co., Ltd. based in Japan in 1995 and since that time has held a variety of positions with growing responsibilities in commercial, financial planning and analysis, accounting, taxes, treasury, internal controls, business development support and other corporate functions at the Shionogi group companies on a global basis. Mr. Hara began his career with Shionogi as a sales representative in Japan, then moved to the U.S. in 2006 to serve as Director of Accounting and Finance at Shionogi USA Inc. where he was responsible for a broad spectrum of financial functions and various administrative roles. During his time with Shionogi USA Inc., he also played a key global role to liaise between Japan and the U.S., supporting R&D and business functions. Mr. Hara also served as director of the board and held senior leadership roles for other Shionogi group entities.

Mr. Hara received a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Waseda University in Japan. He is a Certified Public Accountant.