Announcement of Change of Executive Vice President & Representative Director at Sumika Covestro Urethane Co., Ltd.

Sumika Covestro Urethane Co., Ltd. (Amagasaki, Hyogo Prefecture) appoints new Executive Vice President & Representative Director 

Effective date of appointment, April 1, 2021
Toshihiro Shimizu

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Executive Vice President & Representative Director,
Head of Niihama Plant

Operating Officer &
Head of Niihama Plant

* Toshihiro Shimizu is taking on this new role concurrent with his existing position as Head of Niihama Plant

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Joined Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd. in 1989. Seconded to Sumitomo Bayer Urethane Co., Ltd. (Presently, Sumika Covestro Urethane Co., Ltd.) in 2001. Head of Niihama Plant of Sumika Covestro Urethane Co., Ltd. since 2018.

Effective date of retirement, March 31, 2021
Takao Yamamoto

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Senior Fellow, Advocacy Executive Vice President
& Representative Director

* Takao Yamamoto is assuming a new role as Senior Fellow, Advocacy effective April 1, 2021