Change of President and Chief Executive Officer

Dec. 23, 2020

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Mitsui & Co., Ltd. resolved the following changes at the meeting of the board of directors on December 23, 2020.

1. Reason for changes

To further drive growth and increase corporate value by pursuing "Transform and Grow" under new leadership amidst drastic changes in the business environment.

2. Details of changes effective as of April 1, 2021

Name New Position Current Position
Masami Iijima Representative Director Chairman and Representative Director
Tatsuo Yasunaga Chairman and Representative Director Representative Director
President and Chief Executive Officer
Kenichi Hori Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer Representative Director, Senior Executive Managing Officer

Masami Iijima is scheduled to retire as Representative Director as his term expires on the close of the general shareholders' meeting to be held in June 2021, and be appointed as Counselor.


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Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Corporate Communications Division
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