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Nihon Kohden Announces its Change in Operating Officers and its Organizational Reform

February 18, 2021

TOKYO, JAPAN - Nihon Kohden Corporation today announced its change in operting officers and its organizational reform as of April 1, 2021.

Contact:
Keichiro Yoshizawa, General Manager,
Corporate Strategy Division
Phone: +81 3-5996-8003

Operating Officers as of April 1, 2021

Title Name
President and CEO Hirokazu Ogino
Executive Operating Officer
In charge of Domestic Operations
Takashi Tamura
Senior Operating Officer
General Manager, Global Corporate Administration Operations
Tadashi Hasegawa
Senior Operating Officer
General Manager, Strategic Technology Operations
Kazuteru Yanagihara
Senior Operating Officer
General Manager, Business Strategy Operations
Fumio Hirose
Operating Officer
General Manager, US Operations
Eiichi Tanaka
Operating Officer
General Manager, International Operations
Yasuhiro Yoshitake
Senior Operating Officer
General Manager, Technology Development Operations
Hiroyuki Satake
Operating Officer
In charge of Internal Audit
Shigeru Hirata
Operating Officer
General Manager, Import Business Operations
Kazuomi Shimoda
Operating Officer
General Manager, Operations Management Division
General Manager, Corporate Digital Transformation Division
Naoyuki Muraki
Operating Officer
General Manager, Sales Operations
Toshihiko Hiraoka
Operating Officer
Deputy General Manager, US Operations
Shuhei Morinaga
Operating Officer
Deputy General Manager, Strategic Technology Operations
Takashi Seo
Operating Officer
General Manager, Customer Service Operations
Masahiko Kumakura
Operating Officer
Deputy General Manager, International Operations
Shuichi Kurita
Operating Officer
Deputy General Manager, Global Corporate Administration Operations
General Manager, Human Resources Department
General Manager, Phoenix Academy
Kenji Furukawa
Operating Officer
Deputy General Manager, Technology Development Operations
Kaoru Imajo
Operating Officer
President, Nihon Kohden Tomioka Corporation
Yutaka Inano *1
Operating Officer
General Manager, Quality Management Division
Yoshiyuki Fujita *1
Operating Officer
Regional Manager, Tokyo Regional Office
Yoshinori Obara *1
Operating Officer
Deputy General Manager, Global Corporate Administration Operations
General Manager, Finance Department
Eri Watanabe *1, *2
Operating Officer
General Manager, Clinical Development & Regulatory Affairs Division
Hiroko Hagiwara *1, *2

*1 Newly appointed operating officer
*2 Female operating officer

Organizational Reform as of April 1, 2021

In the Global Corporate Administration Operations, the Legal Department is reorganized into the Compliance and Legal Department.
In the Sales Operations in Japan, the Compliance Department is newly established.