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Earth Chemical Co Ltd (4985.T)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Tatsuya Ohtsuka

55 2014 Chairman of the Board

Katsunori Kawabata

45 2017 President, Chief Executive Officer of EARTH Group, Representative Director

Kazunori Koga

58 2012 President of Subsidiary, Director

Yoshio Yamada

66 2008 Vice President, Chief Director of Administration, Representative Director

Yoshinori Kawamura

61 2010 Managing Director, Chief Director of International, President and Chairman of Subsidiaries

Shuji Kimura

62 2012 Managing Director, Director of Supply Chain in Main Administration Unit

Masakazu Doi

2014 Director of Research in Main Research & Development Unit, Director

Hisaaki Karataki

59 2016 Deputy Chief Director of Administration, Director

Tsutomu Negishi

66 2008 Chief Director of Research and Development, Director

Seiichi Tanaka

65 2011 Director of Accounting in Main Administration Unit, Director

Isao Utsumi

2014 Director of Quality Assurance in Main Administration Unit, Director

Koichi Yasuhara

58 2008 Chief Director of Production, Director

Yoshiyuki Furuya

2014 Deputy Chief Director of Sales, Director

Tamio Itohara

68 2014 Deputy Chief Director of Sales, Director

Osamu Akagi

68 2012 Independent Director

Takushi Matsuhara

Assistant Manager of Accounting Unit

Biographies

Name Description

Tatsuya Ohtsuka

Mr. Tatsuya Ohtsuka was named Chairman of the Board in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. effective March 2014. He is also serving as Director in a China-based subsidiary. He joined the Company in January 1990. His previous titles include Managing Director and Senior Managing Director in the Company. He also worked for an affiliated company, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Katsunori Kawabata

Mr. Katsunori Kawabata was named President, Chief Executive Officer of EARTH Group and Representative Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. effective January 1, 2017. He joined the Company in March 1994.

Kazunori Koga

Mr. Kazunori Koga has been serving as Director of EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD., as well as President and Representative Director of a subsidiary, BATHCLIN CORPORATION, since March 27, 2012. He used to serve as President and Representative Director of Tsumura Lifescience Co., Ltd.

Yoshio Yamada

Mr. Yoshio Yamada has been serving as Vice President, Chief Director of Administration and Representative Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since March 27, 2008. He is also serving as Director in a Thailand-based subsidiary, a China-based subsidiary, and another subsidiary, Earth Environmental Service Co., Ltd., auditor of another subsidiary, Earth Biochemical Co.,Ltd. He joined the Company in March 2001. He used to serve as Managing Director and Senior Managing Director in the Company. He used to work for an affiliated company, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. He graduated from Hosei University with a Bachelor's degree in Economics in March 1969.

Yoshinori Kawamura

Mr. Yoshinori Kawamura has been serving as Managing Director and Chief Director of International in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD., as well as President and Representative Director in a Thailand-based subsidiary, ARS CHEMICAL(THAILAND)CO.,LTD., as well as Chairman of the Board in a two China-based subsidiaries, since March 25, 2010. He joined the Company in January 1981. He previously worked for an affiliated company, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Shuji Kimura

Mr. Shuji Kimura has been serving as Managing Director and Director of Supply Chain in Main Administration Unit of EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD., since March 27, 2012. He joined the Company in February 1973.

Masakazu Doi

Hisaaki Karataki

Mr. Hisaaki Karataki has been serving as Deputy Chief Director of Administration and Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since January 1, 2016. He joined the Company in March 1979.

Tsutomu Negishi

Mr. Tsutomu Negishi has been serving as Chief Director of Research and Development and Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since March 2008. He joined the Company in January 1984. Mr. Negishi used to work for an affiliated company, Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Seiichi Tanaka

Mr. Seiichi Tanaka has been serving as Director of Accounting in Main Administration Unit and Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since March 25, 2011. He is also serving as Director in a China-based subsidiary, and auditor in another subsidiary, BATHCLIN CORPORATION. He joined the Company in September 1980.

Isao Utsumi

Koichi Yasuhara

Mr. Koichi Yasuhara has been serving as Chief Director of Production and Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since May 2010. He joined the Company in March 1973 and served as Arita Plant Manager.

Yoshiyuki Furuya

Tamio Itohara

Mr. Tamio Itohara was named Deputy Chief Director of Sales and Director in EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since October 1, 2014. He joined the Company in January 1995. He used to work for Hoyu Co., Ltd. and ROHTO Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd.

Osamu Akagi

Mr. Osamu Akagi has been serving as Independent Director of EARTH CHEMICAL CO., LTD. since March 27, 2012. He is also working for Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. He used to be Chairman of an university which is under the new name of Osaka University.

Takushi Matsuhara