|Home world:||Earth (Nebula M78 Timeline)|
|Series:||Return of Ultraman|
|First appearance:||All Monsters Attack|
|Last appearance:||The 5 Ultra Pledges|
|Number of appearances||51|
|Portrayed by||Shunsuke Ikeda|
Minami Takeshi (南 猛 Minami Takeshi) is a member of MAT.
Takeshi is hinted that he grew up in a farm in a small village. As a child, he was often picked on and unable to stand up for himself. He tends to watch over the officers, especially the newest member of the team Hideki Goh, with whom he retains a good friendship with.