Biography: Tadashi Yanai

Tadashi Yanai

Tadashi Yanai
External Board Director,
Independent Officer

Date of Birth:
February 7, 1949

Aug. 1972 Joined Ogori Shoji Co., Ltd. (currently FAST RETAILING CO., LTD.)
Sept. 1972 Director, Ogori Shoji Co., Ltd.
Sept. 1984 President & CEO, Ogori Shoji Co., Ltd.
June 2001 External Board Director, SoftBank Corp. (currently SoftBank Group Corp.; to present)
Sept. 2005 Chairman, President & CEO, FAST RETAILING CO., LTD. (to present)
Nov. 2005 Chairman, President & CEO, UNIQLO CO., LTD. (to present)
Sept. 2008 Chairman, GOV RETAILING CO., LTD. (currently G.U. CO., LTD.; to present)
June 2009 Director, Nippon Venture Capital Co., Ltd. (to present)
Nov. 2011 Director, LINK THEORY JAPAN CO., LTD. (to present)

(As of March 31, 2019)

Number of shares held 123,000 shares
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    Mr. Tadashi Yanai satisfies the qualifications of external directors as provided in Paragraph 2, Clause 15 of the Corporate Laws.