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Assignments of Responsibilities to the Members of the Board of Directors

Friday, February 01, 2013

Assignments of Responsibilities to the Members of the Board of Directors01:30 EST Friday, February 01, 2013 OSAKA, Japan (Business Wire) -- Panasonic Corporation (NYSE:PC)(TOKYO:6752)("Panasonic") announced the following assignments of responsibilities to the members of the Board of Directors, which were decided at the Board of Director's Meeting held today, and will take effect on April 1, 2013.   1. Assignment of the Presidents of 4 Companies           Name   New Responsibility   Current Responsibility Shusaku NagaeExecutive Vice President President, Eco Solutions Company In charge of Solution BusinessPresident, Eco Solutions Company Yoshihiko YamadaSenior Managing Director President, Automotive & Industrial Systems Company In charge of Industrial Devices Business Kazunori TakamiSenior Managing Director President, Appliances Company President, Appliances Company Yoshiyuki MiyabeManaging Director   President, AVC Networks CompanyIn charge of Global Sourcing for Components and Devices Procurement, and System LSI Business Unit   In charge of Technology, Intellectual Property, and Panasonic Start-up FundDirector, R&D Division   2. Assignment of Responsibilities to a Member of the Board of Directors           Name   New Responsibility   Current Responsibility Mamoru YoshidaManaging Director   In charge of Technology, Intellectual Property, Information Systems, and Panasonic Start-up FundDirector, R&D Division   President, AVC Networks CompanyDirector, Display Devices Business GroupDirector, Imaging Business Group In charge of Global Sourcing for Components and Devices Procurement, and System LSI Business Unit Panasonic CorporationMedia Contacts:Megumi Kitagawa, +81-3-3574-5664 (Japan)Global Public Relations OfficeorPanasonic News Bureau (Japan)Tel: +81-3-3542-6205orJim Reilly, +1-201-392-6067 (U.S.)orAnne Guennewig, +49-611-235-457 (Europe)orInvestor Relations Contacts:Shozo Mizuno, +81-6-6908-1121 (Japan)Corporate Finance & IR GrouporPanasonic Finance (America), Inc.Yuko Iwatsu, +1-212-698-1360 (U.S.)orPanasonic Finance (Europe) plcHiroko Carvell, +44-20-3008-6887 (Europe)