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March 29, 2019

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Co., Ltd.

Establishment of NTT Research, Inc. and Appointment of the Chief Executive Officer

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President and CEO: Jun Sawada) is pleased to announce the establishment of NTT Research, Inc. on April 1, which was initially announced on November 28, 2018, and the appointment of the President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

1.Overview of the NTT Research, Inc.

(1) Company name NTT Research Incorporated
(2) Location 1950 University Ave, East Palo Alto CA 94303 USA
(3) Title / name of representative President and CEO Kazuhiro Gomi
* Kazuhiro Gomi will concurrently serve on the board of directors for NTT Communications Corporation and as the President & CEO of NTT America, Inc.
(4) Business line Advanced and basic research & development to further develop and accelerate research activities originating from NTT Laboratories in Japan.
(5) Shareholders and shareholding ratio Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation 100%
(6) Number of employees Approximately 50 people
(7) Schedule The following three laboratories are the core of NTT Research Inc., and will be launched in July.
  1. <1>Quantum Science & Computing Laboratories
  2. <2>Cryptography & Information Security Laboratories
  3. <3>Medical & Health Informatics Laboratories

2.Short Bio of representative

President and CEO  Kazuhiro Gomi
2010 President and Chief Executive Officer, NTT America, Inc.
(2012: the board of directors, NTT Communications Corp.)
2009 Chief Operating Officer, NTT America, Inc.
2004 VP of Global IP Network Business Unit, NTT America, Inc.
2001 VP of Global Business Department, NTT Communications Corp.
1998 Director of General planning, NTT Cyber Communications Laboratory Group
1990 Master of Science in Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana -Champaign
1985 Jointed Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation

Contact information

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation

R&D Planning Department, NTT Research, Inc. Preparation Office
Tel: +81-3-6838-5322

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