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ZEON CORPORATION has reached an informal decision at a meeting of its Board of Directors held on May 9, 2013 to make the following changes in its representative directors. These candidates will be formally appointed by a decision of the Board of Directors following approval of their appointment as directors at the 88th Annual General Shareholders Meeting scheduled to take place on June 27, 2013.

1.New Appointments
   Chairman
   Naozumi Furukawa (Currently President and CEO, ZEON CORPORATION)

   President
   Kimiaki Tanaka (Currently Director and Executive Corporate Officer, ZEON ORPORATION)
 
2.Profile of New Representative Director
   Name      Kimiaki Tanaka
   New title     President
   Date of birth   February 19, 1953
   Place of birth  Tokyo
   Education     Graduated with a master’s degree from the Interdisciplinary Graduate School
            of Science and Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, in March 1979
   Career      April 1979    Joined ZEON CORPORATION
            February 2004  General Manager of the Specialty Materials Division
            June 2006    Director, General Manager of the Specialty Materials Division
                     and concurrently General Manager of Sales & Marketing,
                     Department 2 and 3 and General Manager of the Specialty,
                     Materials Laboratory
            June 2007    Director and Executive Officer, General Manager
                     of the Specialty Materials Division, and General Manager
                     of the Sales & Marketing Department
            June 2008    General Manager of the Specialty Materials Division,
                     General Manager of the Sales and Marketing Department
                     for Specialty Materials, and President of Zeon Chemical
                     Service Co., Ltd.
            May 2010     General Manager of the Specialty Materials Division,
                     General Manager of Specialty Materials Technology
                     Department 2 and General Manager of the New Business
                     Development Division
            February 2011  Corporate Officer responsible for corporate planning,
                     human resources and general affairs, General Manager of
                     Corporate Planning Division, Manager of the Corporate
                     Planning Department, General Manager of the Specialty
                     Materials Division, and General Manager of the Product
                     technology
            June 2011    Director & Senior Corporate Officer responsible for
                     corporate planning, human resources and general affairs
            June 2012    Director and Executive Corporate Officer responsible for
                     corporate planning, human resources and production
            June 2013    To be appointed President(pending approval)

Kimiaki Tanaka
mailFor further information
  • Zeon Corporation,
    Department of Corporate Communications
  • Tel: +81-3-3216-2747
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