Key People/Management at Takeda

Shinya Yamanaka

Shinya Yamanaka

Director of Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA), Kyoto University
Andrew S. Plump

Andrew S. Plump

Director President, Research & Development
Christophe Weber

Christophe Weber

Representative Director, President & CEO
Masato Iwasaki

Masato Iwasaki

Director President, Japan Pharma Business Unit
Teresa Bitetti

Teresa Bitetti

President, Global Oncology Business Unit
Milano Furuta

Milano Furuta

Corporate Strategy Officer & Chief of Staff
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Takeda Office Locations

Takeda has offices in Opfikon, Chuo City, Fujisawa, Hikari and in 2 other locations
Opfikon, CH (HQ)
Thurgauerstrasse 130
Chuo City, JP
1 Chome-1 Nihonbashihoncho
Kyoto, JP
Ichijōji Station, Ichijōji Satononishichō, Sakyo Ward
Osaka, JP
1 Chome-1 Doshomachi, Chuo Ward
Osaka, JP
2 Chome Jusohonmachi, Yodogawa Ward
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Takeda News and Updates

Moderna partners with Takeda, Japanese government on additional 50 million COVID-19 vaccine doses

Shares of Moderna Inc. rose 1.4% in premarket trading Tuesday, after the biotechnology company said it has partnered with Takeda Pharmaceutical Co. Ltd. and the Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare of Japan to supply an additional 50 million doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine in 2022. The supp…

Codexis and Takeda Expand Strategic Collaboration and License Agreement to Discover Additional Gene Therapy for a Fourth Rare Genetic Disorder

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 10, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Codexis, Inc., a leading enzyme engineering company enabling the promise of synthetic biology, today announced the expansion of its strategic collaboration and license agreement with Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) for the re…

Global Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia (WM) Market Spotlight Report 2021: Bristol Myers Squibb, Johnson & Johnson, and Takeda Lead Industry Sponsors with the Highest Overall Number of Clinical Trials

Dublin, June 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Market Spotlight: Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia (WM)" report has been added to's offering. This Market Spotlight report covers the Waldenstrom Macroglobulinemia (WM) market, comprising key marketed and pipeline drugs, probabilit…

Transine Therapeutics Closes Extended Seed Funding of £9.1 million co-led by Takeda Ventures, Inc. and the Dementia Discovery Fund to advance its novel class of therapeutic RNAs

CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, June 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Transine Therapeutics ('Transine'), a biotechnology company developing a novel class of therapeutic RNAs based on its pioneering SINEUP® platform technology, announces that it successfully secured £9.1 million in seed funding. The...

CENTOGENE Extends Partnership With Takeda

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., ROSTOCK, Germany and BERLIN, April 14, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Centogene N.V. (Nasdaq: CNTG), a commercial-stage company focused on rare diseases that transforms real-world clinical and genetic data into actionable information for patients, physicians, and pharmaceutical compani…

Kamada Announces Amendment to GLASSIA® License Agreement with Takeda

REHOVOT, Israel, April 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kamada Ltd. (NASDAQ: KMDA; TASE: KMDA.TA), a plasma-derived biopharmaceutical company, today announced an amendment to the GLASSIA® [Alpha1-Proteinase Inhibitor (Human)] license agreement with Takeda. Pursuant to the amendment, upon completion of…
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Takeda Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Takeda founded?

    Takeda was founded in 1995.

  • Who are Takeda key executives?

    Takeda's key executives are Shinya Yamanaka, Andrew S. Plump and Christophe Weber.

  • How many employees does Takeda have?

    Takeda has 33,416 employees.

  • Who are Takeda competitors?

    Competitors of Takeda include Teva, KRKA and Divis Laboratories.

  • Where is Takeda headquarters?

    Takeda headquarters is located at Thurgauerstrasse 130, Opfikon.

  • Where are Takeda offices?

    Takeda has offices in Opfikon, Chuo City, Fujisawa, Hikari and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Takeda have?

    Takeda has 7 offices.