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West Japan Railway Co (9021.T)

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Seiji Manabe

64 2016 Chairman of the Board, Chairman of the Board of Directors

Tatsuo Kijima

63 2016 President, Executive Officer, Representative Director

Yoshito Fujiwara

Executive Officer, Director of Finance

Kazuaki Hasegawa

61 2016 Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Creation, Representative Director

Yoshihisa Hirano

60 2018 Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Shinkansen Railway Business in Main Railway Unit, Representative Director

Nobutoshi Nikaido

60 2018 Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Tokyo, Representative Director

Fumito Ogata

60 2018 Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Railway, Representative Director

Shinichi Handa

58 2018 Managing Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Railway, Director of Safety Promotion in Main Railway Unit, Director

Shoji Kurasaka

56 2018 Mgng Exes Ofc, Chief Dir of JR Fukuchiyama Line Train Derailment Accident Victims Supt, Dir of Gen Affairs, Mgr of JR Fukuchiyama Line Train Derailment Accident Meas Deliberation Office, Dir

Toshihiro Matsuoka

58 2018 Managing Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Railway, Deputy Chief Director of Shinkansen Railway Business in Main Railway Unit, Director

Keijiro Nakamura

58 2018 Managing Executive Officer, Chief Senior Director of Kinki, Director

Atsushi Sugioka

61 2018 Managing Executive Officer, Chief Director of General Planning, Chief Director of IT

Hiroshi Muro

Executive Officer, Chief Director of Sales in Main Railway Unit

Yutaka Nakanishi

2018 Executive Officer, Director of Human Resources

Yasuhiro Arita

Executive Officer, President of Okayama Office

Jun Fukushima

Executive Officer, Director of Public Relations

Koichi Haruna

2018 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Creation

Nobuo Hashimoto

2015 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Creation

Takashi Hinata

54 Executive Officer, Director of Construction Work

Masayasu Hirano

Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Senior Director of Kinki, Manager of Osaka General Order Center in Main Kinki Supervisor Unit

Masafumi Ise

53 2018 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of General Planning

Yoshihiko Ito

Executive Officer, President of Wakayama Office

Tadashi Kawai

58 2016 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Senior Director of Kinki, President of Osaka Office in Main Kinki Supervisor Unit

Makoto Kitano

2018 Executive Officer, President of Hiroshima Office

Hiroaki Maeda

2018 Executive Officer, President of Kanazawa Office

Yasuyuki Mito

Executive Officer, Director of Transportation in Main Railway Unit

Takahiro Mitsuno

Executive Officer, Director of Electric in Main Railway Unit

Masatoshi Miwa

Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Senior Director of Kinki, President of Kyoto Office in Main Kinki Supervisor Unit

Hideki Mizuguchi

2015 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of JR Fukuchiyama Line Train Derailment Accident Victims Support

Kuniaki Morikawa

57 2018 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Shinkansen Railway Business in Main Railway Unit

Makiko Tada

2018 Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Senior Director of Kinki, President of Kobe Office in Main Kinki Supervisor Unit

Koichi Taji

Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of IT

Nobuhiko Takeichi

Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Tokyo

Tatsuya Tanaka

Executive Officer, President of Fukuchiyama Office

Eiji Tsubone

Executive Officer, Director of Technology Planning in Main Railway Unit

Yasuo Umetani

Executive Officer, President of Yonago Office, Chief Director of Sanin Regional Development in Yonago Office

Hideo Miyahara

75 2013 Independent Director

Yuzo Murayama

65 2010 Independent Director

Norihiko Saito

72 2012 Independent Director

Yumiko Sato

66 2010 Independent Director

Hikaru Takagi

63 2018 Independent Director

Akira Miyamoto

2018 IR Contact Officer

Biographies

Name Description

Seiji Manabe

Mr. Seiji Manabe has been serving as Chairman of the Board and Chairman of the Board of Directors in West Japan Railway Company since June 22, 2016. His previous titles include President, Vice President, Managing Executive Officer, Executive Officer, Director of Finance, Deputy Chief Director of General Planning, Chief Director of Tokyo and Chief Director of General Planning in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Law from University of Tokyo in March 1976.

Tatsuo Kijima

Mr. Tatsuo Kijima has been serving as President, Executive Officer and Representative Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 22, 2016. He joined the Company in April 1987. His previous titles include Managing Executive Officer, Vice President, Manager of Finance Unit, Manager of Public Relations Office, Director of Human Resources, Chief Director of General Planning and Chief Director of Tokyo in the Company. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Law from Kyushu University in March 1978.

Yoshito Fujiwara

Kazuaki Hasegawa

Mr. Kazuaki Hasegawa has been serving as Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Creation and Representative Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 22, 2016. His previous titles include Managing Executive Officer, Chief Senior Director of Kinki, Director in charge of Main General Planning Unit, Manager of Main Sales Unit and President of Okayama Office in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Law from University of Tokyo in March 1981.

Yoshihisa Hirano

Mr. Yoshihisa Hirano has been serving as Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Shinkansen Railway Business in Main Railway Unit and Representative Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 2018. His previous titles include Managing Executive Officer, Director in charge of Electric Unit in Main Railway Unit, Manager of Security System Office in Main Railway Unit, Director of Technology Planning in Main Railway Unit and Chief Senior Director of Kinki in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways.

Nobutoshi Nikaido

Mr. Nobutoshi Nikaido has been serving as Vice President, Executive Officer and Chief Director of Tokyo, Representative Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 2018. He joined the Company in April 1987. His previous titles include Managing Executive Officer, Chief Director of General Planning, Chief Director of IT, Chief Director of Tokyo, Director of General Affairs, Manager of Group Promotion Office in Main General Planning Unit and President of Kyoto Office in the Company. Prior to joining the Company, he used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Economics from Hitotsubashi University in March 1980.

Fumito Ogata

Mr. Fumito Ogata has been serving as Vice President, Executive Officer, Chief Director of Railway and Representative Director in West Japan Railway Company since January 5, 2018. His previous titles include Senior Managing Executive Officer, Managing Executive Officer, Director of Public Relations, Director of Auditing, Senior Director of Corporate Ethic & Risk, Chief Director of General Planning, Chief Director of IT and Chief Director of Tokyo in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways.

Shinichi Handa

Mr. Shinichi Handa has been serving as Managing Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Railway, Director of Safety Promotion in Main Railway Unit and Director in West Japan Railway Company since February 2018. His previous titles include Assistant Manager of Secretary's Office, President of Wakayama Office, Director of Facilities in Main Railway Unit and Director of Audit in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering from The University of Tokyo in March 1982.

Shoji Kurasaka

Mr. Shoji Kurasaka has been serving as Managing Executive Officer, Chief Director of JR Fukuchiyama Line Train Derailment Accident Victims Support, Director of General Affairs, Manager of JR Fukuchiyama Line Train Derailment Accident Measures Deliberation Office and Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 2018. His previous titles include Executive Officer, President of Osaka Office, Director of Human Resources, Director of Public Relations and Deputy Chief Senior Director of Kinki in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways.

Toshihiro Matsuoka

Mr. Toshihiro Matsuoka has been serving as Managing Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Railway, Deputy Chief Director of Shinkansen Railway Business in Main Railway Unit and Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 2018. His previous titles include Executive Officer, President of Yonago Office and Director of Vehicles in Main Railway Unit in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways.

Keijiro Nakamura

Mr. Keijiro Nakamura has been serving as Managing Executive Officer, Chief Senior Director of Kinki and Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 2018. His previous titles include Executive Officer, Director in charge of Facilities, President of Okayama Office, Director of Facilities in Main Railway Unit and Deputy Chief Director of Shinkansen Management in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained a Master's degree in Civil Engineering from Osaka University in March 1985.

Atsushi Sugioka

Mr. Atsushi Sugioka has been serving as Managing Executive Officer, Chief Director of General Planning and Chief Director of IT in West Japan Railway Company since 2018. He joined the Company in April 1987. His previous titles include Executive Officer, Deputy Chief Director of Creation, President of Hiroshima Office, Deputy Chief Director of General Planning, Manager in Main General Planning Unit, Director in Main General Planning Unit and Manager of Construction Unit in the Company. Prior to joining the Company, he used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained his Master's degree in Transportation Civil Engineering from Kyoto University in March 1982.

Hiroshi Muro

Yutaka Nakanishi

Yasuhiro Arita

Jun Fukushima

Koichi Haruna

Nobuo Hashimoto

Takashi Hinata

Masayasu Hirano

Masafumi Ise

Mr. Masafumi Ise has been serving as Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Director of General Planning in West Japan Railway Company since 2018. He joined the Company in April 1988. His previous titles include President of Hiroshima Office, Deputy Chief Director of Creation, Manager in charge of Main Total Planning Unit and Leader of Main Creation Unit in the Company. He obtained a Bachelor's degree in Urban Engineering from University of Tokyo in March 1988.

Yoshihiko Ito

Tadashi Kawai

Makoto Kitano

Hiroaki Maeda

Yasuyuki Mito

Takahiro Mitsuno

Masatoshi Miwa

Hideki Mizuguchi

Kuniaki Morikawa

Mr. Kuniaki Morikawa has been serving as Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Director of Shinkansen Railway Business in Main Railway Unit in West Japan Railway Company since 2018. His previous titles include Director in charge of Safety Promotion, Director of Transportation in Main Railway Unit and Chief Director of Shinkansen Management in the Company. He used to work for Japanese National Railways. He obtained a Master's degree in Engineering from Kyoto University in March 1985.

Makiko Tada

Koichi Taji

Nobuhiko Takeichi

Tatsuya Tanaka

Eiji Tsubone

Yasuo Umetani

Hideo Miyahara

Mr. Hideo Miyahara has been serving as Independent Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 21, 2013. He is also a Visiting Professor of Osaka University. He used to work for Kyoto University and National Institute of Information and Communications Technology. He obtained a Ph.D. in Engineering from Osaka University in January 1973.

Yuzo Murayama

Mr. Yuzo Murayama has been serving as Independent Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 23, 2010. He is also a Professor of Doshisha University. He used to wok for Research Institute, Ltd., Kansai Gaidai University and Osaka University of Foreign Studies. He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Economics from Doshisha University in March 1975, and his Ph.D. in Economics from University of Washington, the United States in March 1982.

Norihiko Saito

Mr. Norihiko Saito has been serving as Independent Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 22, 2012. He is also working for KINDEN CORPORATION. He used to work for Kansai Electric Power Co., Inc. He obtained his Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Tokyo in March 1970.

Yumiko Sato

Ms. Yumiko Sato has been serving as Independent Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 23, 2010. She is also a Professor of Otemon Gakuin University. She used to work for SUNTORY FOUNDATION and Suntory Holdings Limited. She obtained her Bachelor's degree in Japanese Literature from Ritsumekan University in March 1975.

Hikaru Takagi

Mr. Hikaru Takagi has been serving as Independent Director in West Japan Railway Company since June 2018. He is also a Professor of Kyoto University. He used to work for The University of Tokyo, Kobe University and Gakushuin University.

Akira Miyamoto