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Hajime Sawabe

Independent Director     Compensation Committee

Date of birth

Jan 9, 1942

Brief personal history

(Jun 26, 2017)

Apr. 1964 Joined Tokyo Denki Kagaku Kogyo K.K. (currently TDK Corporation)
Jun. 1996 Director, Executive Vice President of Recording Device Business, TDK Corporation
Jun. 1998 President & Representative Director, TDK Corporation
Jun. 2006 Chairman & Representative Director, TDK Corporation
Mar. 2008 Outside Director, Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. (Retired in March 2014)
Jun. 2008 Outside Director, TEIJIN LIMITED (Retired in June 2016)
Outside Director, Nomura Securities Co., Ltd. (Retired in June 2011)
June 2009 Outside Director, Nomura Holdings, Inc. (Retired in June 2011)
Mar. 2011 Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member, Nikkei Inc. (to present)
Jun. 2011 Director, Chairman of the Board & Directors, TDK Corporation
Oct. 2011 Councilor, Waseda University (to present)
Apr. 2012 Executive Advisor, Japan Management Association (to present)
Jun. 2012 Executive Advisor, TDK Corporation (to present)
Jul. 2014 Vice President, Board of Trustees, Waseda University (to present)
Jun. 2015 Outside Director, Japan Display Inc. (Retired in June 2017)
Director of EBARA CORPORATION (to present)
Member of the Compensation Committee of EBARA CORPORATION (to present)