TAIYO YUDEN

Hajime Yoshitake

Outside, Independent Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Hajime Yoshitake

Date of birth: July 1, 1956

  • Apr. 1979

    Joined The Kyowa Bank Ltd. (currently Resona Bank, Limited.)

  • Apr. 1991

    Manager, New York Branch, The Kyowa Saitama Bank, Ltd.

  • Apr. 2002

    Joined Nihon Unisys, Ltd.

  • Oct. 2007

    Concurrently Appointed Lecturer at Professional Graduate School of Meiji University (to the present)

  • Jun. 2008

    Member of Board of Directors, The Institute of Internal Auditors-Japan (to the present)

  • Jun. 2009

    Executive Officer, General Manager, Internal Audit Division, Resona Holdings, Inc.

  • Jun. 2011

    Audit & Supervisory Board Member, Saitama Resona Bank Limited

  • Apr. 2013

    Part-time Lecturer, College of Law of Nihon University

  • Jun. 2016

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

Reasons for appointment
Mr. Hajime Yoshitake, a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), has many years' experience of auditing at financial institutions and consulting on internal controls at business corporations, and possesses exceptional insight, extensive experience and track record regarding auditing practices. On these grounds, the Company expects that he is able to help establish a highly transparent, fair system for auditing management of the Company, carry out auditing on the appropriateness of deliberation and decision-making on important matters, and conduct audit from an objective perspective based on his knowledge and experience, and has therefore appointed him as independent outside member of the audit & supervisory board. Mr. Hajime Yoshitake has considerable finance and accounting knowledge nurtured through his experience at financial institutions.