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Director Biographies

Director and Senior Executive Officer Kenichi Abe

Director and Senior Executive Officer
Kenichi Abe

April 1980 Joined Kuraray Co., Ltd.
June 2000 Assistant Manager of Synthetic Rubber and Resin Sales Department,
Chemicals Division
April 2001 Manager of Elastomer Sales Department,
Elastomer Division
April 2006 Manager of Planning and Administration Department,
Chemicals Company
April 2008 Deputy General Manager of Isoprene Chemicals Division,
Chemicals and Medical Products Company
April 2009 General Manager of Elastomer Division,
Chemicals and Medical Products Company
April 2010 President of Kuraray America, Inc.
April 2012 General Manager of Corporate Management Planning Division
June 2012 Executive Officer
April 2013 General Manager of New Business Development Division
January 2016 President of Isoprene Company (Current position)
March 2016 Director and Senior Executive Officer (Current position)