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Notification of personnel change of Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer

26 January 2017 - 12:00am

Ricoh Company, Ltd. announces a personnel change of Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer as approved at a meeting of the Board of Directors held today, January 26th, 2017.

 
1. Background of the change
  Since Mr. Miura became president of Ricoh in 2013, the Company, under his leadership, has been fully engaged in creating customer value through expanding its services and production printing businesses as well as fully launching its industrial business. Furthermore, the Company has cultivated new areas of value such as its sustainability management business.



In addition, the Company is tackling changes in the business environment such as the decline in growth of office printing.



In the spirit of these initiatives and to further bolster the business and reinforce the earnings structure, the company is announcing a number of changes to its top management.
 
2. Approved Changes
 
Name New Current
Mr.Yoshinori Yamashita Representative Director

President and Chief Executive Officer
Director

Deputy President

In charge of core business

General Manager of Business Solutions Group

Mr. Zenji Miura will resign as Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer and will be appointed as Corporate Executive Advisor as of April 1st, 2017.



Mr. Shiro Kondo will resign as a Representative Director and he will remain Chairman and Member of the Board of Directors as of April 1st, 2017.



Mr. Nobuo Inaba will be appointed as Chairman of the Board as of April 1st, 2017

3. Effective Date
April 1st 2017
4. Profile of Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer
 
Name: Yoshinori Yamashita
Place of Birth: Hyogo
Date of Birth: August 22, 1957
Education: Graduated from Hiroshima University, faculty of engineering
Career:
March 1980   Joined the Company
April 2008 President of Ricoh Electronics, Inc.
April 2010 Group Executive Officer, Corporate Vice President
April 2011 Corporate Senior Vice President
April 2011 General Manager of Corporate Planning Division
June 2012 Director (Current)
June 2012 Corporate Executive Vice President
April 2013 In charge of Internal Management and Control
April 2014 General Manager of Business Solutions Group (Current)
April 2015 In charge of core business (Current)
June 2016 Deputy President (Current)
 

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Yoshinori Yamashita