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Directors

Noriyuki Mifune

Chairman & Representative Director

Representative Director,  Chairman & Representative Director Noriyuki Mifune

Date of birth: May 3, 1955

April 1978: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd.

April 2001: General Manager, Kitakyushu Plant

April 2005: General Manager, Akashi Plant

June 2007: Director; General Manager, Akashi Plant

June 2009: Director; Assistant General Manager, Production Headquarters

June 2011: Chairman of the Board, TOCALO & HAN TAI TW Co., Ltd

June 2012: Managing Director, General Manager, Production Headquarters

June 2013: President & Representative Director

June 2013: President & Representative Director

June 2021: Representative Director, President and Executive Officer

June 2023: Chairman & Representative Director (current)

Kazuya Kobayashi

Representative Director,
President and Executive Officer

Representative Director, President and Executive Officer Kazuya Kobayashi

Date of birth: December 24, 1964

April 1989: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd.

April 2014: General Manager, Kitakyushu Plant of the Company

April 2017: Division Manager, Quality Management Div.

April 2018: General Manager, Akashi Plant

June 2019: Director, General Manager, Akashi Plant

April 2020: Director, Assistant General Manager, Production Headquarters

June 2021: Managing Executive Officer, General Manager, Production Headquarters

June 2023: Representative Director, President and Executive Officer (current)

Nobuyuki Kuroki

Director,
Deputy President and Executive Officer

Director, Deputy President and Executive Office Nobuyuki Kuroki

Date of birth: November 21, 1954

April 1978: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd.

April 2001: Division Manager, Sales Div., Tokyo Plant

April 2005: General Manager, Tokyo Plant

April 2011: Manager, Overseas Preparation Office

May 2011: Chairman of the Board, TOCALO & HAN TAI (Kunshan) Co., Ltd

June 2011: Director

June 2013: Director; Assistant General Manager, Sales Headquarters

June 2016: Managing Director; General Manager, Sales Headquarters

June 2019: Senior Managing Director, General Manager, Sales Headquarters

April 2021: Chairman of the Board, TOCALO & HAN TAI TW Co., Ltd (current)

June 2021: Director, Senior Managing Executive Officer

June 2023: Director, Deputy President and Executive Officer(current)​

Hiroshi Goto

Director,
Managing Executive Officer; General Manager, Administrative Headquarters

Director, Managing Executive Officer; General Manager, Administrative Headquarters Hiroshi Goto

Date of birth: January 31, 1962

April 1984: Joined The Tokai Bank Ltd. (currently MUFG Bank, Ltd.)

May 2010: General Manager, Higashi Branch of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. (currently MUFG Bank, Ltd.)

June 2013: Transferred from The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd. to Nachi-Fujikoshi Corp.

February 2015: Corporate Officer; General Manager, Global Finance Department, Nachi-Fujikoshi Corp.

April 2016: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd., Division Manager, Accounting Div.

April 2017: Division Manager, Accounting Div., and Division Manager, Corporate Planning Div.

June 2018: Director, Division Manager, Accounting Div., and Division Manager, Corporate Planning Div.

June 2019: Director, Assistant General Manager, Administrative Headquarters, Division Manager, Accounting Div., and Division Manager, Corporate Planning Div.

June 2021: Director, Managing Executive Officer; General Manager, Administrative Headquarters (current)

Takayuki Yoshizumi

Director,
Managing Executive Officer, General Manager, Sales Headquarters

Director, Managing Executive Officer, General Manager, Sales Headquarters Takayuki Yoshizumi

Date of birth: March 25, 1961

April 1984: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd.

April 2006: Division Manager, Sales Div., Tokyo Plant of the Company

April 2013: General Manager, Nagoya Plant

April 2018: General Manager, Tokyo Plant

June 2019: Director, General Manager, Tokyo Plant

April 2020: Director, Assistant General Manager, Sales Headquarters

June 2021: Managing Executive Officer, General Manager, Sales Headquarters

July 2021: Chairman of the Board, TOCALO USA, Inc. (current)

June 2023: Director, Managing Executive Officer, General Manager, Sales Headquarters (current)

Toshimitsu Kamakura

Director
(Part-time)

Director(Part-time) Toshimitsu Kamakura

Date of birth: September 23, 1959

April 1990: Registered as an Attorney at Law

April 1990: Joined Kamakura and Higaki Law Office (currently Higaki-Kamakura-Terahiro Law Office)

April 1995: Partner, Kamakura and Higaki Law Office (current)

June 2018: Outside Audit & Supervisory Board Member, Kinden Corporation (current)

June 2019: Director of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

Keiko Takihara

Director
(Part-time)

Director(Part-time) Keiko Takihara

Date of birth: March 13, 1956

March 1986: Medical Doctor (Osaka University)

April 2008: Professor, Osaka University Health Care Center (currently, Health and Counseling Center, Osaka University) and the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine

April 2012: Director, Health and Counseling Center, Osaka University

October 2014: Vice President, Osaka University

April 2018: Director, National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center (National Research and Development Agency) (current)

June 2018: Director of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

September 2020: Auditor, National Institutes for Quantum Science and Technology (National Research and Development Agency) (current)

April 2021: Specially Appointed Professor, Health and Counseling Center, Osaka University (current)

Yoko Sato

Director
(Part-time)

Director(Part-time) Yoko Sato

Date of birth: July 23, 1960

September 1986: Joined Showa Ota & Co. (currently Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC)

March 1990: Registered as a Certified Public Accountant

May 2011: Senior Partner, Ernst & Young ShinNihon LLC

September 2019: Representative, Yoko Sato Certified Public Accountant Office

June 2020: Director of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

June 2020: Outside Corporate Auditor, Japan Cash Machine Co., Ltd. (current)

June 2021: Outside Director, Sanyo Electric Railway Co., Ltd. (current)

Kazuyuki Tomita

Director
(Part-time)

Director(Part-time) Kazuyuki Tomita

Date of birth: April 23, 1958

April 1982: Joined Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (currently Panasonic Corporation)

January 2004: General Manager, Elemental Technology Development Center, Panasonic Mobile Communications Co., Ltd.

July 2007: President, Panasonic Eco Technology Center Co., Ltd.

October 2015: President, Panasonic Environmental Technology Solutions Co., Ltd.

April 2017: Chief Incubation Manager, Osaka Regional Head Office, the Organization for Small & Medium Enterprises and Regional Innovation

June 2021: Director of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

April 2022: Technical Advisor, Osaka Business Development Agency (current)

April 2023: Outside Director, Qualtec Co., Ltd. (current)​

Audit & Supervisory Board members

Takeshi Miki

Audit & Supervisory Board Member
(Full time)

Audit & Supervisory Board Member(Full time) Takeshi Miki

Date of birth: April 19, 1958

April 1986: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd.

April 2005: General Manager, Mizushima Plant

April 2011: General Manager, Kitakyushu Plant

April 2013: Division Manager, Sales Div., Tokyo Plant

April 2016: General Manager, Tokyo Plant

April 2018: Division Manager, Marketing Planning Div.

June 2018: Director; Assistant General Manager, Sales Headquarters;
Division Manager, Marketing Planning Div.

April 2020: Director; Assistant General Manager, Sales Headquarters

June 2020: Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member (current)

Hidetoshi Shin

Audit & Supervisory Board Member
(Full time)

Audit & Supervisory Board Member(Full time) Hidetoshi Shin

Date of birth: March 5, 1959

April 1982: Joined TOCALO Co., Ltd.

April 2009: Division Manager, Kitakyushu Plant of the Company

October 2009: Division Manager, Production Div., Akashi Plant

April 2013: General Manager, Akashi Plant

June 2015: Director, General Manager, Akashi Plant

April 2018: Director, General Manager, Quality Management Headquarters

June 2021: Managing Executive Officer, General Manager, Quality Management Headquarters

June 2023: Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member (current)

Toshihiko Yoshida

Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Audit & Supervisory Board Member Toshihiko Yoshida

Date of birth: August 6, 1955

April 1978: Joined Taiyo-Kobe Bank Limited (currently Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation)

April 2004: General Manager, Kobe Corporate Business Office III of Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation

June 2007: General Manager, Corporate Planning Department of Sanyo Special Steel Co., Ltd. (temporarily transferred)

October 2007: General Manager, Internal Inspection Department of Sanyo Special Steel Co., Ltd.

June 2008: Transferred to Sanyo Special Steel Co., Ltd.

April 2009: General Manager, General Administration Department of Sanyo Special Steel Co., Ltd.

June 2012: Corporate Auditor, Sanyo Special Steel Co., Ltd.

June 2016: Full-time Audit & Supervisory Board Member of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

June 2021: Audit & Supervisory Board Member of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

Takuya Nakata

Audit & Supervisory Board Member

Audit & Supervisory Board Member Takuya Nakata

Date of birth: January 21, 1952

April 1970: Joined Osaka Regional Taxation Bureau

July 2007: District Director, Tennoji Tax Office

July 2010: District Director, Sumiyoshi Tax Office

July 2012: Retired from the position of District Director, Sumiyoshi Tax Office

August 2012: Registered as a Certified Public Tax Accountant

August 2012: Established Nakata Takuya Accountant Office (current)

June 2015: Audit & Supervisory Board Member of TOCALO Co., Ltd. (current)

Executive officers

Yuji Chiba

Managing Executive Officer
Representative Director and President,
Japan Coating Center Co., Ltd.

Hirosuke Hamada

Executive Officer
Division Manager, Overseas Business Division

Tatsuo Suizu

Executive Officer
General Manager of Thermal Spraying Technology R&D Laboratories

Hiroyuki Aisaka

Executive Officer
General Manager, Quality Management Headquarters​

Katsunori Nakai

Executive Officer
Division Manager, Personnel and General Affairs Division

Yasuki Nakahira

Executive Officer
General Manager, Tokyo Plant

Takeshi Takabatake

Executive Officer
General Manager, Production Headquarters​

Tatsuya Hamaguchi

Executive Officer
General Manager, Kitakyushu Plant

Yuu Murata

Executive Officer
General Manager, Akashi Plant