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OKI Announces Executive Personnel Changes

TOKYO, May 19, 2017 -- OKI (TOKYO: 6703) today announced that the Board of Directors made its recommendation for executive appointments and retirements at its meeting today, which will be effective June 23, 2017.

1. Candidate of new Director (To be submitted for approval at the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on June 23, 2017)

Name Newly appointed title (current title)
Shigeru Asaba Director* (Professor and Dean of Graduate School of Business and Finance, Waseda University and Outside Director of Nippon Beet Sugar Manufacturing Co.,Ltd)
  • *Outside Director

2. Candidate of new Audit & Supervisory Board Member (To be submitted for approval at the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on June 23, 2017)

Name Newly appointed title
Sei Yano Standing Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Adviser)

3. Retiring Director (Effective June 23, 2017)

Name Newly appointed title (current title)
Toshiya Hatakeyama (Director)

4. Retiring Audit & Supervisory Board Member (Effective June 23, 2017)

Name Newly appointed title (current title)
Tsutomu Tai (Standing Audit & Supervisory Board Member)

5. Brief biography of candidate of new Director

Shigeru Asaba

Date and place of birth
May 21, 1961 (55 years old), Tokyo, Japan
Education
Graduated from Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo (March 1985)
Business career
September 2016
Dean, Graduate School of Business and Finance, Waseda University (current)
June 2016
Outside Director, Nippon Beet Sugar Manufacturing Co.,Ltd (current)
April 2016
Professor, Graduate School of Business and Finance, Waseda University
April 2013
Professor, Graduate School of Commerce, Waseda University
April 1997
Professor, Faculty of Economics, Gakushuin University
March 1994
Received Ph.D., Economics from University of Tokyo
April 1992
Associate Professor, Faculty of Economics, Gakushuin University

6. Brief biography of candidate of new Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Sei Yano

Date and place of birth
April 28, 1955 (62 years old), Hokkaido, Japan
Education
Graduated from Faculty of Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology (March 1978)
Business career
April 2017
Adviser (Current)
April 2014
President, Oki Customer Adtech Co., Ltd.
June 2012
Director and Executive Vice President
June 2010
Director and Senior Vice President
April 2010
General Manager, Solution & Service Business Division
April 2009
Senior Vice President, CIO
April 2007
Executive Officer, General Manager, Corporate Strategy Planning Office
April 2001
General Manager, Strategy Planning Office, Net Business Solution Company
April 1978
Joined Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.

About Oki Electric Industry Co., Ltd.

Founded in 1881, OKI Electric Industry is Japan's leading telecommunications manufacturer. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, OKI provides top-quality products, technologies, and solutions to customers through its info-telecom systems and printer operations. Its various business divisions function synergistically to bring to market exciting new products and technologies that meet a wide range of customer needs in various sectors. Visit OKI's global website at http://www.oki.com/.

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