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Fujitsu Laboratories Announces Executive Appointments and Resignations

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.

Kawasaki, Japan, December 22, 2016

Following a meeting of its Board of Directors, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. announced the following reappointments, new appointments, and resignations, which are planned to take effect upon approval at the extraordinary Shareholder's meeting and the extraordinary Board of Directors meeting scheduled for late March 2017.

Board of Directors

Reappointments (planned for April 1, 2017)
Name New Title
Shigeru Sasaki CEO and Representative Director
Jiro Otsuki Director
Chiseki Sagawa Director
Ei Yano Director
Shoji Suzuki Director
Makoto Kouno Director
Tsuguo Katou Director
New Appointment (planned for April 1, 2017)
Name New Title
Takeshi Horie Director
Resignations (planned for March 31, 2017)
Name Current Title
Hideyuki Saso Chairman and Representative Director
Kouichi Kumon Director
Hirotaka Hara Director


Reappointments (planned for April 1, 2017)
Name New Title
Satoshi Naoi Fellow
Hiroshi Miyata Fellow
New Appointment (planned for April 1, 2017)
Name New Title
Toshihiko Morita Fellow
Resignation (planned for March 31, 2017)
Name Current Title
Yasunori Kimura Fellow

About Fujitsu

Fujitsu is the leading Japanese information and communication technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions, and services. Approximately 156,000 Fujitsu people support customers in more than 100 countries. We use our experience and the power of ICT to shape the future of society with our customers. Fujitsu Limited (TSE: 6702) reported consolidated revenues of 4.7 trillion yen (US$41 billion) for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2016. For more information, please see

About Fujitsu Laboratories

Founded in 1968 as a wholly owned subsidiary of Fujitsu Limited, Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. is one of the premier research centers in the world. With a global network of laboratories in Japan, China, the United States and Europe, the organization conducts a wide range of basic and applied research in the areas of Next-generation Services, Computer Servers, Networks, Electronic Devices and Advanced Materials. For more information, please see:

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Date: 22 December, 2016
City: Kawasaki, Japan
Company: Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd.