TAIYO YUDEN

Masashi Hiraiwa

Outside, Independent Director

Masashi Hiraiwa

Date of birth: December 4, 1952

  • Apr. 1981

    Admitted to Japan Federation of Bar Association. (to the present)

  • Apr. 1981

    Joined OHHARA LAW OFFICE (to the present)

  • Aug. 2005

    Supervisory Director, LCP Investment Corporation

  • Oct. 2012

    Supervisor, Japan Logistics Fund, Inc.

  • Jun. 2016

    Outside, Independent Audit & Supervisory Board Member of the Company (to the present)

Reasons for appointment
Mr. Masashi Hiraiwa has been engaged in management at an educational institution and at investment corporations as director, and possesses high level of legal expertise and a broad knowledge as an attorney specializing in corporate legal practices. On these grounds, the Company believes that he is able to carry out the function of monitoring overall management of the Company in terms of corporate governance, including internal control, and compliance with laws and regulations by helping the Board of Directors engage in constructive discussions and giving insight into issues from an objective perspective, and has therefore appointed him as independent outside director.