Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima to retire on June 28

Shuntaro Furukawa to be his replacement.

Tatsumi Kimishima

Tatsumi Kimishima will retire as the representative director and president of Nintendo on June 28, and current director and managing executive officer (among several other titles) Shuntaro Furukawa will take over, Nintendo announced.

Furukawa, who is 46 years old, first joined Nintendo in April 1994. Outside of director and managing executive officer, he is also the current general manager of the corporate planning department, supervisor of corporate analysis and the administration division, and leads the global marketing department.

Several other director changes were also announced. Find the full list here.

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