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Recruit Holdings Announces a Change in Board of Directors
Feb 13, 2019 | Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.
Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. (TSE 6098) ("Recruit Holdings" or the "Company") announced today a change in its Board of Directors. This change is subject to the approval at the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled in June 2019.
1. Purpose of the Change
The Company appointed Hisayuki Idekoba, currently COO and Senior Managing Corporate Executive Officer, as new Board Director to accelerate the global expansion of Recruit Holdings' and its subsidiaries' (collectively the "Recruit Group") online businesses. He has driven much of Recruit Group's technology-based business growth and has successfully grown Indeed into a world-class global job site.
2. Change in Board of Directors
1. Candidate for New Board Director
|Name||Current Position(s) (as of February 2019)|
|Hisayuki Idekoba||COO and Senior Managing Corporate Executive Officer
Head of HR Technology Business
CEO, RGF OHR USA, Inc.
Chairman, Recruit Global Staffing B.V.
CEO, Indeed, Inc.
2. Career Summary of Candidate for New Board Director
|Name/Date of Birth||Career Summary|
(Apr. 22, 1975)
Joined Recruit Co., Ltd. (current Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd)
|Oct. 2009||Executive Manager of the Customer Action Platform Promotion Office|
|Apr. 2011||Executive Manager of the Web Strategy Promotion Office, Executive Manager of the CAP* Company Internet Business Promotion Office, Unit Executive of the R&D Unit (*Cap: Customer Action Platform referring to the travel, restaurant, beauty, learning, and other lifestyle business categories)|
|Apr. 2012||Corporate Executive Officer|
|Sep. 2012||Chairman, Indeed, Inc.|
|Oct. 2012||Corporate Executive Officer, Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.|
|Oct. 2013||CEO & President, Indeed, Inc.|
|Oct. 2015||CEO, Indeed, Inc. (current position)|
Managing Corporate Executive Officer, Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd., Head of Global Online HR Business* (current position) (*currently HR Technology Business)
COO and Senior Managing Corporate Executive Officer (current position), CEO, RGF OHR USA, Inc. (current position), Chairman, Recruit Global Staffing B.V. (current position)
Board Directors and Audit & Supervisory Board Members (to be resolved at the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders scheduled in June 2019 and the Board of Directors meeting held thereafter.)
|Masumi Minegishi||Representative Director|
|Shogo Ikeuchi||Board Director|
|Hisayuki Idekoba||Board Director|
|Keiichi Sagawa||Board Director|
|Rony Kahan||Board Director|
|Naoki Izumiya||External Board Director|
|Hiroki Totoki||External Board Director|
|Yukiko Nagashima||Audit & Supervisory Board Member (standing)|
|Akihito Fujiwara||Audit & Supervisory Board Member (standing)|
|Hiroki Inoue||Audit & Supervisory Board Member|
|Yasuaki Nishiura||Audit & Supervisory Board Member|