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March 26, 2009

Nisshinbo board elects Shizuka Uzawa new President, and Takashi Iwashita to become chairman.


Tokyo, Japan, March 26, 2009 --- Nisshinbo announced today that its board of directors has elects Shizuka Uzawa, currently director and senior executive managing officer, as its next president.
Takashi Iwashita, currently president, will succeed Yoshikazu Sashida as chairman, and Sashida will retire from the board member and assume the title of Advisor.


The changes will become effective at the board meeting following the next annual shareholders’ meeting late June, 2009.

 
Career in Brief

 

Date of birth: January 30, 1946 Place of birth: Chiba Pref.

March 1969

Graduated from Hitotsubashi University in Faculty of Commerce and Management

April 1969

Joined Nisshinbo Industries, Inc.

June 2001

Director, Chief of Accounting and Finance Division

June 2004

Executive Director

June 2006

Director, Executive Managing Officer, concurrent Chief of General Affairs Division

April 2007

Director, Senior Executive Managing Officer, concurrent Chief of Paper Products Division

April 2008

Concurrent Chief of Business Support Center

April 2009

Director, Senior Executive Managing Officer, Chief of Business Support Center of Nisshinbo Holdings Inc. President of Nisshinbo Paper Products Inc.

 

Shizuka Uzawa:  Director, Senior Executive  Managing Officer

Shizuka Uzawa: Director, Senior Executive Managing Officer