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Weathernews Inc (4825.T)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Chihito Kusabiraki

52 2017 Executive President, Chief Executive Officer, Representative Director

Masanori Yoshitake

41 2017 Chief Financial Officer, Managing Executive Officer, Director

Daisuke Abe

46 2016 Chief Operating Officer, Executive Officer, Director

Masaya Yamamoto

62 2016 Chief Technology Officer, Executive Officer

Yasushi Shiga

54 2017 Chief Marketing Officer of Japan & Asia, Senior Managing Executive Officer, Director

Hidenori Iwasa

49 2017 Chief Marketing Officer of Europe & America, Executive Officer, Director

Takashi Tomura

58 2010 Vice President, Director

Tetsuo Ariga

2016 Executive Officer

Tomohiro Ishibashi

42 2016 Executive Officer

Mitsuhiro Kogata

2017 Executive Officer

Kiyoteru Morita

61 2016 Executive Officer

Thomas Skov

2016 Executive Officer

Norio Murakami

69 2013 Independent Director

Nobuo Seki

72 2014 Independent Director

Koichiro Tsujino

60 2017 Independent Director

Takeshi Kitagawa

Leader of SR Coner

Biographies

Name Description

Chihito Kusabiraki

Mr. Chihito Kusabiraki was named Executive President, Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. effective August 11, 2017. He joined the Company in April 1987. His previous titles include Director of CSS Business in Main Sales Unit, Director of Aviation Business in Main General Sales Unit, Chief Director of Disaster Prevention and Aviation Business, Managing Director and Vice President in the Company. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Physics from Aoyama Gakuin University in March 1987.

Masanori Yoshitake

Mr. Masanori Yoshitake was named Chief Financial Officer, Managing Executive Officer and Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. effective August 11, 2017. He joined the Company in July 1996. His previous titles include President of Fukuoka Officer and Leader of General Affairs Group in the Company. He obtained his Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from Kyushu University in March 1996.

Daisuke Abe

Mr. Daisuke Abe has been serving as Chief Operating Officer, Executive Officer and Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. since August 11, 2016. He joined the Company in April 1995. He joined the Company in January 1994. He previously served as Leader of GPE-Corner Group in the Company. He obtained a Master's degree in Science from Hokkaido University in March 1995.

Masaya Yamamoto

Mr. Masaya Yamamoto has been serving as Chief Technology Officer and Executive Officer in WEATHERNEWS INC. since August 11, 2016. He joined the Company in January 1994. He joined the Company in January 1994. His previous titles include Director of R&D Group, Director of SERVVE Group and Manager of Project Preparation Office in the Company. He obtained a Bachelor's degree in Aeronautics from The University of Tokyo in March 1981 and a Ph.D. in Aeronautics from The University of Tokyo in March 1986.

Yasushi Shiga

Mr. Yasushi Shiga was named Chief Marketing Officer of Japan & Asia, Senior Managing Executive Officer and Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. effective August 11, 2017. He joined the Company in March 1992. His previous titles include President of Fukuoka Office and Group Leader of SSB Marketing Company. He used to work for a company that has later become Ricoh Sales Co., Ltd. after merger. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Commerce from Takachiho University in March 1986.

Hidenori Iwasa

Mr. Hidenori Iwasa was named Chief Marketing Officer of Europe & America, Executive Officer and Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. effective August 11, 2017. He joined the Company in January 1994. He previously served as President of Tokyo Office in the Company. He used to work for another company.

Takashi Tomura

Mr. Takashi Tomura has been serving as Vice President and Director in WEATHERNEWS INC., since August 15, 2010. He joined the Company in March 1999. His previous titles include President of F Finance Company and Managing Director of the Company. He used to work for JFE Steel Corporation. Mr. Takashi Tomura obtained his Bachelor's degree in Economics and Master's degree in Law from Hitotsubashi University in March 1978 and in March 1999 respectively.

Tetsuo Ariga

Tomohiro Ishibashi

Mr. Tomohiro Ishibashi has been serving as Executive Officer in WEATHERNEWS INC. since August 11, 2016. He joined the Company in October 1998. He previously served as Manager of MOBILE Store of the Company, as well as Representative Director of a subsidiary. He also used to work for Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P. He graduated from Chuo University in March 1998.

Mitsuhiro Kogata

Kiyoteru Morita

Mr. Kiyoteru Morita has been serving as Executive Officer in WEATHERNEWS INC. since August 11, 2016. He joined the Company in June 1986. His previous titles include Director of Prediction in Main Prevention Unit and Deputy Chief Director of RC Operation Business in the Company. Prior to joining the Company, he used to work for another company, and serve as Director of a subsidiary. He graduated from Tokai University in March 1979.

Thomas Skov

Norio Murakami

Mr. Norio Murakami has been serving as Independent Director in WEATHERNEWS INC since August 11, 2013. He used to serve as Vice President in Informix and Google, as well as President in Nortel Networks Corporation and two other companies.

Nobuo Seki

Mr. Nobuo Seki has been serving as Independent Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. since August 9, 2014. He is also serving as Independent Director in Teijin Limited and Kameda Seika Company, Limited, and working for SUGIYO Co., Ltd. He used to work for CHIYODA Corporation. He obtained his Master's degree from Tokyo Institute of Technology in March 1970.

Koichiro Tsujino

Mr. Koichiro Tsujino was named Independent Director in WEATHERNEWS INC. effective August 11, 2017. He is also serving as President, Chief Executive Officer and Representative Director in ALEX Corporation.

Takeshi Kitagawa