March 23, 2006
Kuraray Co., Ltd.
Kuraray announced today a resolution concerning a change of directors. Details are as follows.
Kuraray intends to rejuvenate its personnel structure upon the inaugural year of the new GS-21 Medium-Term Business Plan.
|New position||Representative Senior Managing Director, Senior Executive Officer|
|Date of birth||September 17, 1944|
|Education||March, 1969 Osaka University (M.S. in Basic Chemicals)|
|Scheduled to assume office||June 28, 2006, the scheduled day of the annual general meeting of shareholders.|
|Current position||Representative Director and Chairman|
|Date of birth||October 6, 1935|
|Scheduled retirement||June 28, 2006, the scheduled day of the annual general meeting of shareholders.|