Yasutaka Murata, Former Chairman and President, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd, passed away 

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10/2/2018

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Chairman of the Board and
President Representative Director
Tsuneo Murata    

It is with great sadness that we announce that Yasutaka Murata, former Chairman and President of Murata Manufacturing, passed away due to heart failure on September 28th.

We would like to express on his behalf our gratitude for your support and friendship during his lifetime.

According to his family’s will, funerals have been held in the presence of the closest family members, therefore this announcement is made after all ceremonies. According to the family, no gifts or flowers will be accepted. A farewell ceremony will be organized at a later date.

Yasutaka Murata
Born: May 30, 1947 (age: 71)
Deceased: September 28, 2018
Funerals: Conducted within strict family circle

CURRICULUM VITAE
May. 1972: New York University , B.S. in Quantitative Analysis
Jul. 1973: Joined Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 1979: Director (Member of the Board of Directors), Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 1982: Senior Executive Vice President, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 1989: Executive Deputy President (Statutory Representative Director), Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 1991: President (Statutory Representative Director), Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 2007: Chairman of the board (Statutory Representative Director), Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 2009: Executive Corporate Advisor, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Jun. 2011: Honorary Advisor, Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.


Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com