Renesas Electronics Announces Executive Personnel Changes

29 Feb 2012

TOKYO, Japan, February 29, 2012 — Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723) today announced the following changes in its Members of the Board and Corporate Officers. These changes were approved at a meeting of the Board of Directors on February 29, 2012, and will become effective as of June 26, 2012 and April 1, 2012, respectively.

Note: Asterisks (*) indicate position currently held.

1.Member of the Board (As of June 26, 2012)

New Member of the Board

Tetsuya Tsurumaru

Senior Vice President *

Retiring Members of the Board

Kazuaki Ogura

Executive Vice President and Member of the Board *

Mr. Ogura will serve as an advisor at Renesas Electronics.

2.Corporate Officers (As of April 1, 2012)

New Corporate Officers

Atsushi Hasegawa

Vice President of Technology Development Unit, Renesas Electronics Corporation *

Shinjiro Fujiwara

General Manager of Human Resources & General Affairs Division Renesas Electronics Corporation *

Tsutomu Aoki

Associate Vice President of Analog & Power Devices Business Unit, Renesas Electronics Corporation *

Masahiko Sagawa

General Manager of Finance & Accounting Division, Renesas Electronics Corporation *

Retiring Corporate Auditors

Shunsuke Hosomi

Senior Vice President *

Mr. Hosomi will serve as a Representative Director and Chairman at Renesas SP Drivers Inc.


See the attachment for brief biographies of the newly appointed Members of the Board and Corporate Officers.


Note: The new Member of the Board will officially be appointed following the adoption of the resolutions at the General Meetings of Shareholders to be held on June 26, 2012.

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