THE NEW VALUE FRONTIER

Founder and Chairman Emeritus

KAZUO INAMORI

Founder and Chairman Emeritus

KAZUO INAMORI

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KAZUO INAMORI

Founder and Chairman Emeritus

KAZUO INAMORI

Date of birth: Jan. 30, 1932

Career Summary :

Apr. 1959
Established Kyoto Ceramic Co., Ltd. (currently Kyocera Corporation) Director of Engineering
May  1966
President and Representative Director
Apr. 1984
Established Inamori Foundation
President of Inamori Foundation
Jun. 1984
Established DDI Corporation
Chairman of the Board and Representative Director of DDI Corporation
Jun. 1985
Chairman of the Board, President and Representative Director
Jun. 1992
Chairman of the Board and Representative Director
Jun. 1997
Director, Founder and Chairman Emeritus
Director, Founder and Chairman Emeritus of DDI Corporation
Oct. 2000
DDI Corporation and other two companies merged and formed a new company,
DDI Corporation (currently KDDI Corporation)
Director and Chairman Emeritus of DDI Corporation
Nov. 2000
The companies of the Cellular Group merged to launch au Corporation Director and Chairman Emeritus of au Corporation
Jun. 2001
Honorary Adviser of KDDI Corporation[Present]
Jun. 2005
Founder and Chairman Emeritus[Present]
Feb. 2010
Chairman of Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.
Apr. 2013
Chairman Emeritus of Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.
Apr. 2015
Honorary Adviser of Japan Airlines Co., Ltd.[Present]

Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members

Goro Yamaguchi

Chairman of the Board and Representative Director

Goro Yamaguchi

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Hideo Tanimoto

President and Representative Director

Hideo Tanimoto

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山口 悟郎

Chairman of the Board and Representative Director

Goro Yamaguchi

Date of birth: Jan. 21, 1956

Career Summary :

Mar. 1978
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Jun. 2003
Executive Officer
Jun. 2005
Senior Executive Officer
Apr. 2009
Managing Executive Officer
Jun. 2009
Director and Managing Executive Officer
Apr. 2013
President and Representative Director, President and Executive
Officer
Apr. 2017
Chairman of the Board and Representative Director [Present]
Hideo Tanimoto

President and Representative Director

Hideo Tanimoto

Date of birth: Mar. 18, 1960

Career Summary :

Mar. 1982
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Apr. 2015
Executive Officer
Apr. 2016
Managing Executive Officer
Jun. 2016
Director and Managing Executive Officer
Apr. 2017
President and Representative Director, President and Executive
Officer [Present]
Hiroshi Fure

Director

Hiroshi Fure

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Norihiko Ina

Director

Norihiko Ina

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Koichi Kano

Director

Koichi Kano

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Shoichi Aoki

Director

Shoichi Aoki

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Hiroshi Fure

Director

Hiroshi Fure

Date of birth: Feb. 24, 1960

Career Summary :

Mar. 1984
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Apr. 2009
General Manager of Corporate Automotive Components Group
Apr. 2011
Executive Officer
Apr. 2013
Managing Executive Officer
Jun. 2013
Director and Managing Executive Officer
Apr. 2015
Director and Senior Managing Executive Officer
Sep. 2016
General Manager of Corporate Organic Materials Semiconductor Components Group
Apr. 2021
Director and Managing Executive Officer [Present]
Executive General Manager of Core Components Business [Present]
Norihiko Ina

Director

Norihiko Ina

Date of birth: Sep. 16, 1963

Career Summary :

Apr. 1987
Joined Mita Industrial Company Ltd. (currently Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.)
Aug. 2011
President of Kyocera Mita America, Inc. (currently Kyocera Document Solutions America, Inc.)
Apr. 2012
Executive Officer of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Apr. 2014
Managing Executive Officer of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Jun. 2014
Director and Managing Executive Officer of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Apr. 2016
Director of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Senior General Manager of Corporate Sales Division of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Apr. 2017
Managing Executive Officer of Kyocera Corporation
President and Representative Director of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.
Jun. 2017
Director and Managing Executive Officer [Present]
Apr. 2021
Executive General Manager of Solutions Business [Present]
Koichi Kano

Director

Koichi Kano

Date of birth: Sep. 21, 1961

Career Summary :

Mar. 1985
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Jun. 2005
General Manager of Circuit Components Division
Apr. 2012
General Manager of Corporate Development Group
Apr. 2013
Executive Officer
Apr. 2015
Senior Executive Officer
Apr. 2016
Managing Executive Officer
Jun. 2016
Director and Managing Executive Officer [Present]
Apr. 2021
Deputy Executive General Manager of Electronic Components Business [Present]
Shoichi Aoki

Director

Shoichi Aoki

Date of birth: Sep. 19, 1959

Career Summary :

Mar. 1983
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Jun. 2005
Executive Officer
General Manager of Corporate Accounting Group
May  2008
General Manager of Corporate Financial and Accounting Group
Apr. 2009
Managing Executive Officer
Jun. 2009
Director and Managing Executive Officer [Present]
Oct. 2010
General Manager of Corporate Financial and Business Systems Administration Group
Apr. 2013
General Manager of Corporate Financial and Accounting Group
Apr. 2018
General Manager of Corporate Management Control Group
Apr. 2021
Executive General Manager of Headquarters [Present]
Atsushi Aoyama

Outside Director

Atsushi Aoyama

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Akiko Koyano

Outside Director

Akiko Koyano

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Eiji Kakiuchi

Outside Director

Eiji Kakiuchi

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Atsushi Aoyama

Outside Director

Atsushi Aoyama

Date of birth: Aug. 2, 1960

Career Summary :

Apr. 1985
Joined Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc.
May  1995
Researcher of Imperial College London
Oct. 1999
Associate Professor of Chemical Resources Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Apr. 2005
Professor of Graduate School of Technology Management, Ritsumeikan University [Present]
Jun. 2016
Outside Director of Kyocera Corporation [Present]
Akiko Koyano

Outside Director

Akiko Koyano

Date of birth: Apr. 23, 1974

Career Summary :

Dec. 2008
Admitted to the Bar, Registered in the Kyoto Bar Association [Present]
Joined Koyano & Aoki Law Office
Jul. 2009
Transferred to Koyano LPC
Feb. 2018
Partner Attorney-at-law of Koyano LPC [Present]
Jun. 2019
Outside Director of Kyocera Corporation [Present]
Eiji Kakiuchi

Outside Director

Eiji Kakiuchi

Date of birth: Apr. 3, 1954

Career Summary :

Apr. 1981
Joined Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (currently SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.)
Apr. 2005
Corporate Officer of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (currently SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.)
Apr. 2006
Senior Corporate Officer of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (currently SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.)
Apr. 2007
Corporate Executive Officer of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (currently SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.)
Jun. 2011
Director of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (currently SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.)
Apr. 2014
Representative Director, President of Dainippon Screen Mfg. Co., Ltd. (currently SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.)
Apr. 2016
Chief Executive Officer of SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd.
Jun. 2019
Representative Director, Chairman, Member of the Board of SCREEN Holdings Co., Ltd. [Present]
Jun. 2021
Outside Director of Kyocera Corporation [Present]
Itsuki Harada

Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Itsuki Harada

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Shigeru Koyama

Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Shigeru Koyama

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Hitoshi Sakata

Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Hitoshi Sakata

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Masaaki Akiyama

Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Masaaki Akiyama

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Itsuki Harada

Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Itsuki Harada

Date of birth: Aug. 5, 1955

Career Summary :

Mar. 1980
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Oct. 1996
General Manager of Accounting Div. of Dongguan Shilong Kyocera Optics Co., Ltd. (currently Dongguan Shilong Kyocera Co., Ltd.)
Apr. 2010
General Manager of Corporate Global Audit Division
Jun. 2016
Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member [Present]
Shigeru Koyama

Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Shigeru Koyama

Date of birth: Oct. 6, 1956

Career Summary :

Mar. 1980
Joined Kyocera Corporation
Apr. 2011
President and Director of Kyocera Fineceramics GmbH (currently Kyocera Europe GmbH)
Apr. 2013
Executive Officer
Apr. 2015
Senior Executive Officer
Apr. 2020
Assistant to General Manager of Corporate Global Audit Division
Jun. 2020
Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member [Present]
Hitoshi Sakata

Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Hitoshi Sakata

Date of birth: Jan. 22, 1953

Career Summary :

Apr. 1985
Admitted to the Bar, Registered in the Kyoto Bar Association [Present]
Jul. 1995
Partner of Oike Law Office [Present]
Feb. 2010
Visiting Researcher of Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge
Apr. 2011
Professor of Graduate School of Law, Doshisha University (Doshisha Law School)
Jun. 2016
Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member of Kyocera Corporation [Present]
Masaaki Akiyama

Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Masaaki Akiyama

Jan. 4, 1945

Career Summary :

Oct. 1968
Joined Tomishima Audit Corporation (currently Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC)
Mar. 1973
Registration as certified public accountant
Jun. 2016
Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member of Kyocera Corporation [Present]

Executive Officers

Title

Name

Assignment

President and Executive Officer

Hideo Tanimoto


Managing Executive Officer

Hiroshi Fure

Executive General Manager of Core Components Business

Managing Executive Officer

Norihiko Ina

Executive General Manager of Solutions Business

Managing Executive Officer

Koichi Kano

Deputy Executive General Manager of Electronic Components Business

Managing Executive Officer

Shoichi Aoki

Executive General Manager of Headquarters

Managing Executive Officer

Yoji Date

General Manager of Corporate Electronic Components Group

Managing Executive Officer

Keiji Itsukushima

General Manager of Corporate Communication Equipment Group

Managing Executive Officer

Takashi Sato

General Manager of Corporate General Affairs Human Resources Group

Managing Executive Officer

Junichi Jinno

General Manager of Corporate Legal and Intellectual Property Group

Managing Executive Officer

John Sarvis

Executive General Manager of Electronic Components Business
Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President of KYOCERA AVX Components Corporation

Managing Executive Officer

Robert Whisler

Vice Chairman of the Board and Director of Kyocera International, Inc.

Senior Executive Officer

Masaki Iida

General Manager of Corporate Purchasing Group

Senior Executive Officer

Yoshihito Kurose

President and Representative Director of Kyocera Communication Systems Co., Ltd.

Executive Officer

Hisamitsu Sakai

General Manager of Corporate Printing Device Group

Executive Officer

Yusuke Mizukami

President and Director of Kyocera Europe GmbH

Executive Officer

Tayo Hamano

General Manager of Corporate Management Promotion Group

Executive Officer

Masaaki Ozawa

General Manager of Corporate Organic Materials Semiconductor Components Group

Executive Officer

Masaki Hayashi

General Manager of Corporate Fine Ceramics Group

Executive Officer

Shigeaki Kinori

Deputy General Manager of Corporate Electronic Components Group

Executive Officer

Tadashi Shinagawa

Deputy General Manager of Corporate Fine Ceramics Group

Executive Officer

Senri Nagashima

General Manager of Corporate Industrial Tool Group

Executive Officer

Hideji Yanagisawa

Deputy General Manager of Corporate Industrial Tool Group

Executive Officer

Nobuhiro Higashihara

General Manager of Production Technology & Development Group, Corporate R&D Group and Precision Machine Division

Executive Officer

Eri Yoshikawa

General Manager of Corporate Communications Division and Diversity Promotion Division, Corporate General Affairs Human Resources Group

Executive Officer

Kenichiro Nakamura

General Manager of Corporate Ceramic Materials Semiconductor Components Group

Executive Officer

Wataru Dokite

General Manager of Corporate Digital Business Promotion Group

Executive Officer

Kayo Hashiura

General Manager of Inamori Library Division and Philosophy Division, Corporate General Affairs Human Resources Group

Executive Officer

Hironori Ando

President and Representative Director of Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Executive Officer

Michinori Yamada

Deputy General Manager of Corporate Ceramic Materials Semiconductor Components Group

Executive Officer

Shouichi Nakagawa

General Manager of Corporate R&D Group