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Notice of Organization and Personnel Changes

Taiyo Oil Company hereby announces organization and personnel changes described below as of April 1, 2013.

Organization Changes

(1) Main points of the changes

(2) Content of the changes

Name changes
Supply & Demand Coordination Dept., Head Office
Sales Coordination & Promotion Dept., Head Office
New organizational structures
Shikoku Branch

* Divide the Shikoku branch into two groups, and strengthen functions by clear delineation and separate assignment of duties.

This reorganization does not involve changes to any operation's location.

New Executive Positions and Personnel Changes (as of April 1, 2013)

New Executive Positions

New Department Managed Name Note
President (CEO) Member of the Board Yutaka Oka  
Senior Executive Vice President (COO)
Member of the Board
Kazumi Shiozaki  
Executive Vice President Member of the Board Yuzo Kawakami  
Senior Vice President Member of the Board Toru Matsuki  
Senior Vice President Member of the Board Hiroyuki Kato  
Senior Vice President Member of the Board Hiroshi Morohara  
Senior Executive Officer Kyong Jun, Kim  
Executive Officer Mitsuharu Sasaki  
Executive Officer Takeyuki Ohta  
Executive Officer Takashi Ishii  
Executive Officer Koichiro Sakamoto  
Executive Officer Atsushi Ogino  
Corporate Auditor Kazuyuki Namikawa  
Corporate Auditor Fujio Kuroiwa  
Corporate Auditor Reiko Ando  

Executive Officer Retirement
Executive officer Mr. Masayuki Akutsu retired on March 31.

Staff

No Name New position Current position
1 Akihiro Takasuka Deputy Executive Officer
General Manager,
Yamaguchi Operations
- cum -
General Manager,
General Affairs Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
- cum -
General Manager,
Production & Technology Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
General Manager,
Manufacturing Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
2 Yasuyuki Ogasawara Deputy General Manager,
Shikoku Operations
- cum -
General Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
General Manager,
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
3 Kazuyoshi Tsuchiya General Manager,
Auditing Dept.,
Head Office
General Manager,
Nakanihon Branch
4 Kenji Koga General Manager,
Nakanihon Branch
General Manager,
Kyusyu Branch
5 Takahiro Kitajima General Manager,
Kyusyu Branch
Deputy General Manager,
Kyusyu Branch
6 Fusayoshi Soga Assistant to
General Manager of
Shikoku Operations
General Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
7 Masashi Higaki General Manager,
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
Manager,
Environment & Safety Group
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
8 Akihiro Tanaka Deputy General Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Group
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
- cum -
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
9 Hisashi Isomura General Manager,
Manufacturing Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
General Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
10 Kazuhiko Akiyama General Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
11 Kenji Sakamoto Manager,
CSR Group
General Affairs Dept.,
Head Office
General Affairs Group
General Affairs Dept.,
Head Office
12 Takaaki Hara Manager,
Personnel Group
Human Resources Dept.,
Head Office
[stationed at Shikoku Operations]
Personnel Group
Human Resources Dept.,
Head Office
[stationed at Head Office]
13 Taichi Tomochika Manager,
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Head Office
Manager,
Refining Dept. 2,
Shikoku Operations
14 Takahiro Ishizuka Manager,
Sales Coordination Group,
Sales Coordination & Promotion Dept.,
Head Office
Sales Planning Group,
Sales Coordination & Promotion Dept.,
Head Office
15 Tomoharu Katayama Deputy General Manager,
Higashinihon Branch
Higashinihon Branch
16 Yukio Terada Manager,
Chubu Sales Office,
Nakanihon Branch
Deputy General Manager,
Shikoku Branch
17 Hideki Matsubara Deputy General Manager,
Kyusyu Branch
Manager,
Sales Planning Group,
Sales Coordination & Promotion Dept.,
Head Office
18 Atsushi Morita Manager,
Group1,
Shikoku Branch
Manager,
Chubu Sales Office,
Nakanihon Branch
19 Katsumi Ozawa Manager,
Group2,
Shikoku Branch
Deputy General Manager,
Higashinihon Branch
20 Kuniaki Manabe Manager,
Refining Dept. 2,
Shikoku Operations
Refining Dept. 2,
Shikoku Operations
21 Yasumasa Ohno Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Group,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
- cum -
Leader,
Construction Team,
TAU (Trans Alkylation Unit) project
Leader,
Construction Team,
TAU(Trans Alkylation Unit) project
22 Tetsuzou Ohta Manager,
Environment & Safety Group,
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Shikoku Operations
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Head Office
23 Hideto Shiraishi Manager,
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
Mechanical Engineering & Maintenance Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
24 Nobutaka Sumikawa Manager,
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Yamaguchi Operations
Environment & Safety Group,
Environment & Safety Conservation Dept.,
Shikoku Operations