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Changes in Representative Directors

Tokyo, March 10, 2011 — Ricoh Company, Ltd. (Representative Director, President and CEO: Shiro Kondo) announces a personnel change of Representative Directors as approved by the Meeting of the Board of Directors held today, March 10, 2011.

1. Incoming and Exiting Representative Directors

Incoming Representative Director
Name : Zenji Miura
New Position : Deputy President and Representative Director

Exiting Representative Director
Name : Masamitsu Sakurai
Current Position : Chairman of the Board and Representative Director
* Masamitsu Sakurai will resign as Representative Director and assume the post of Chairman of the Board without a representative function.

2. Profile of Incoming Representative Director

Date of Birth : January 5, 1950
Career: Apr. 1976 Joined the Company
Jan. 1993 President of Ricoh France S.A.
Apr. 1998 Deputy General Manager of Finance and Accounting Division
Oct. 2000 Senior Vice President
Oct. 2000 General Manager of Finance and Accounting Division
June 2003 Executive Vice President
June 2004 Managing Director
June 2005 Director (Current)
June 2005 Corporate Executive Vice President (Current)
June 2005 CFO (Chief Financial Officer) (Current)
Apr. 2006 CIO (Chief Information Officer) (Current)
Apr. 2006 General Manager of Corporate Planning Division
Feb. 2008 In charge of Internal Management and Control Division (Current)
July 2008 General Manager of Finance and Accounting Division
Apr. 2009 CSO (Chief Strategy Officer) (Current)
Apr. 2009 General Manager of CRGP Office (Current)
Apr. 2009 Deputy General Manager of Global Marketing Taskforce
June 2009 General Manager of Global Marketing Support Division(Current)
June 2009 General Manager of Trade Affairs & Export/Import Administration Division (Current)
The number of shares held : 21 thousand

3. Effective Date

April 1, 2011

Zenji Miura

Zenji Miura

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About Ricoh

Ricoh is a global technology company specializing in office imaging equipment, production print solutions, document management systems and IT services. Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in about 200 countries and regions. In the financial year ending March 2014, Ricoh Group had worldwide sales of 2,195 billion yen based on the IFRS accounting standard (approx. 21.3 billion USD).
The majority of the company's revenue comes from products, solutions and services that improve the interaction between people and information. Ricoh also produces award-winning digital cameras and specialized industrial products. It is known for the quality of its technology, the exceptional standard of its customer service and sustainability initiatives.
Under its corporate tagline, imagine. change. Ricoh helps companies transform the way they work and harness the collective imagination of their employees.
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