Koji Aoyama is HCME’s General Manager of Finance & Accounting, and reports to the President, CEO & Chairman of the Management Board.
Working across both of HCME’s sites, Mr Aoyama is responsible for summarising and analysing the company’s financial figures, planning its business case, and preparing the annual budget. In addition, he monitors HCME’s tax position and communicates with authorised dealers on appropriate finance solutions.
Mr Aoyama began working for HCME in September 2017. He joined HCM’s accounting department in the Tsuchiura factory in Japan in 1991 after graduating from Tsukuba Business College. In this role, he was responsible for factory and cost accounting. Between 2001 and 2003, Mr Aoyama moved to HCME in Amsterdam, to work on a system development project and support the factory accounting team.
Following a return to HCM in Japan, as Assistant Manager of the head office’s accounting department, Mr Aoyama worked at HTM in Canada (a subsidiary and supplier of rigid dump trucks to HCM) as Assistant Finance Controller. Between 2013 and 2017, he managed the accounting department of the HCM head office in Tokyo.
In his current role at HCME, Mr Aoyama aims to support the company to become more profitable, and also support its customers and dealers.