May 15, 2014
NGK INSULATORS, LTD.
At a meeting of the board of directors of NGK INSULATORS, LTD. held on May 15, 2014, the following change in representative directors was decided:
For continuation of business expansion, aim to renew the present organizational structure
|Eiji Hamamoto||Representative Director and Chairman of the Board
(Currently Representative Director and Executive Vice President)
|Taku Oshima||Representative Director and President
(Currently Senior Vice President)
|Taro Kato||Executive Corporate Advisor
(Currently Representative Director and President)
New directors will be appointed at a meeting of the board of directors to be held following the annual shareholders' meeting scheduled for June 27, 2014.
|Date of birth:||July 20, 1949|
|Place of birth:||Aichi Prefecture|
|Education:||March 1973 Graduated from the School of Economics, Nagoya University|
|Employment history:||March 1973 Joined NGK INSULATORS, LTD.
June 1999 Director
June 2001 Managing Director
June 2005 Director and Senior Vice President
June 2007 Representative Director and Executive Vice President
June 2014 Representative Director and Chairman of the Board (planned)
|Date of birth:||July 14, 1956|
|Place of birth:||Tokyo|
|Education:||March 1980 Graduated from the School of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology|
|Employment history:||March 1980 Joined NGK INSULATORS, LTD.
June 2007 Vice President
June 2011 Senior Vice President
June 2014 Representative Director and President (planned)
Incoming Chairman of the Board Eiji Hamamoto, Executive Vice President
Incoming President Taku Oshima, Senior Vice President