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Change of Executive Directors

March 1, 2018

Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) is pleased to announce the change of Executive Directors responsible for Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit, Oil & Gas Upstream Technology Unit and Metals Strategy & Exploration Unit as follows;

1. New Appointments of Executive Directors effective from 1st March, 2018

Name New Position
Mr. Kenichi Yokoi Executive Director, Member of the Board, Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit
Mr. Toshikazu Ebato Executive Director, Member of the Board, Oil & Gas Upstream Technology Unit
Mr. Mitsuya Hirokawa Executive Director, Member of the Board, Metals Strategy & Exploration Unit

2. Resignations of Executive Directors on 28th February, 2018

Name Previous Position
Mr. Kenji Akiyoshi Executive Director, Member of the Board, Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit
Mr. Makoto Ichikawa Executive Director, Member of the Board, Oil & Gas Upstream Technology Unit
Mr. Takafumi Tsujimoto Executive Director, Member of the Board, Metals Strategy & Exploration Unit

3. New Executive Directors’ Professional Background

Mr. Kenichi Yokoi, 
March, 2018 Executive Director, Member of the Borad, Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit
May, 2017 Councilor, Oil & Gas Upstream Business Unit
April, 2014 Director General, Technology Department
March, 2012 Director General, Exploration Department
April, 1983 Japan National Oil Corporation (JNOC)

Mr. Toshikazu Ebato, 
March, 2018 Executive Director, Member of the Borad, Oil & Gas Upstream Technology Unit
May, 2017 Director General, Technology Department
April, 2014 Director General, Exploration Department
June, 2012 General Manager, London Office
April, 1986 Japan National Oil Corporation (JNOC)

Mr. Mitsuya Hirokawa,
March, 2018 Executive Director, Member of the Board, Metals Strategy & Exploration Unit
May, 2017 Director General, Metals Mining Technology Department
May, 2014 Deputy Director General, Metals Mining Technology Department
April, 2013 Director, International Affairs Division, Metals Strategy Department
April, 1984 Metal Mining Agency of Japan (MMAJ)
(Note: JOGMEC integrated JNOC and MMAJ in February, 2004.)
 

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