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Nomura Announces Nomination of Members for Board of Directors

March 2, 2021

Nomura Holdings, Inc.

Tokyo, March 2, 2021 - Nomura Holdings, Inc. today announced that the Nomination Committee resolved to submit proposals to the annual meeting of shareholders to be held in June 2021 to appoint members to the company's Board of Directors.

Director Nominees

Nomura Holdings nominated a total of 12 directors. Of these 12 nominees, 10 have been nominated to serve as Non-Executive Directors, while the remaining two will serve concurrently as Executive Officers. If all the directors are elected, the Company's Board of Directors will be more diversified with eight Outside Directors, four non-Japanese Directors, and three female Directors.

As a global financial services company, Nomura Holdings remains committed to robust corporate governance.

Koji Nagai Reappointment Chairman of the Board of Directors
Kentaro Okuda Reappointment Representative Executive Officer, President and Group CEO
Tomoyuki Teraguchi New Appointment Due to be appointed Representative Executive Officer, Deputy President on April 1, 2021
Shoji Ogawa New Appointment
Kazuhiko Ishimura Reappointment
Outside Director
Director of AGC Inc.
President of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Noriaki Shimazaki Reappointment
Outside Director
Advisor, IFRS Foundation Asia-Oceania Office
Former Executive Vice President, Sumitomo Corporation
Takahisa Takahara New Appointment Representative Director, President and CEO of Unicharm Corporation
Mari Sono Reappointment
Outside Director
Certified Public Accountant
Former members of the Securities and Exchange Surveillance Commission
Laura Simone Unger Reappointment
Outside Director
Former Commissioner and Acting Chairman of SEC
Victor Chu New Appointment
Outside Director
First Eastern Investment Group, Chairman and CEO
J. Christopher Giancarlo New Appointment
Outside Director
Former Chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission
Willkie Farr & Gallagher, Senior Counsel
Patricia Mosser New Appointment
Outside Director
Former Deputy Director, Office of Financial Research, U.S Department of Treasury
Former Senior Vice President, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
Director, Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs


Nomura is a global financial services group with an integrated network spanning over 30 countries. By connecting markets East & West, Nomura services the needs of individuals, institutions, corporates and governments through its four business divisions: Retail, Asset Management, Wholesale (Global Markets and Investment Banking), and Merchant Banking. Founded in 1925, the firm is built on a tradition of disciplined entrepreneurship, serving clients with creative solutions and considered thought leadership. For further information about Nomura, visit www.nomura.com.

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