Announcement Regarding the Appointment of Representative Director


Tamura Corporation has decided, at its board of directors meeting held on February 22, 2019 to appoint the new representative director as follows.

1.Reason of Change
The purpose of the appointment is to promote the 12th Mid-Term Management Plan starting from April 2019 and accelerate its commitment to pursue sustainable growth and corporate value enhancement of the entire Group for its 100th anniversary in 2024 and beyond. 

2.Contents of Change (Effective: April 1, 2019)
 New Title
 Current Title
 Naoki Tamura
 Chairperson and Representative Director
 President and Representative Director
 Masahiro Asada
 President and Representative Director
 Director/Executive Vice President

3. Profile of the Representative Director to be Newly Appointed
 Name  Masahiro Asada
 Date of Birth  June 19, 1959

 Career Summary

 March 1982  Graduated from Hosei University, Business Administration Division in B.A. Faculty 
 April 1982  Joined Tamura Corporation
 April 2005  Senior Executive Officer, General Manager of Home & Infocom Device Business Unit and in charge of ASEAN and Materials for Electronic Components Business
 June 2007

 Director/Senior Executive Officer, in charge of Electronic Components Materials, General Manager of Home & Infocom Device Business Unit 
 June 2009  Director/Vice President, General Manager of Electronic Components Business Administration Sector
 April 2010  Controller of Electronic Components-related Business and General Manager of Electronic Components Business Sector
 June 2016  Director/Executive Vice President (current position)

Note: This document has been translated from a part of the Japanese original for reference purposes only. In the event of any discrepancy between this translated document and the Japanese original, the original shall prevail.

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