Takuya Nakashima will be named the next chief player representative for the Nippon Ham Fighters. He will be taking over for Shota Ono. An announcement will be made before the end of the month.
[UPDATE 11/29 @ 1:43am]
Nakashima was officially named the new Fighters chief player representative on November 27.
Source: Sanspo 11/28/2017