Yukari Inoue

Managing Director, Japan and Korea, Kellogg Company

Yukari Inoue is currently the Managing Director of Japan and Korea for Kellogg Company. Yukari has 30 years of experience with multi-national companies in Japan and the United States.

After graduating from Osaka University with a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Economics, she joined Procter & Gamble (P&G) in Japan. At P&G she held various roles in marketing, category management, and general management across Japan, Korea, the United States and Global team.

Yukari then took the role of Managing Director at Cadbury/Kraft Japan, a position she held for seven years. One highlight during her time at Cadbury/Kraft, was leading the successful M&A and integration of the Sansei Shokuhin KK. She then joined Kellogg Company in July 2013.

Yukari is well known and highly regarded in the Japanese industry, with a strong track record of driving business growth and building strong collaborative organizations.

Yukari has held various board positions, currently serving as Non-Executive Director on the Board of JC Comsa Corp., Suntory Beverage & Food Ltd., and from 2010-2012 serving as Non-Executive Director on the board of AXA insurance Japan.