Announcement on Appointment of Corporate Executive Officer

May. 31, 2016
Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.

Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; President, CEO, and Representative Director: Masumi Minegishi) hereby announces the following appointment of Corporate Executive Officer, resolved at the Board of Directors meeting held today.

The appointment aims to strengthen the risk management system of the Recruit Group including overseas operations, along with accelerating global development of the business.

1. New Corporate Executive Officer (as of July 1, 2016)

Name Position Areas Responsible
Mark Schultz Corporate Executive Officer Corporate Executive Officer of
Internal Control & Legal, General Counsel

2. Biography

October 2003
Raytheon Missile Systems
Vice President and General Counsel; Assistant Corporate Secretary

June 2008
SRA International, Inc.
Senior Vice President and General Counsel; Corporate Secretary

May 2012
MWH Global, Inc.
Chief Legal and Risk Officer; Corporate Secretary

July 2013
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)
Executive Vice President and General Counsel

July 2016
Recruit Holdings Co., Ltd.
New Corporate Executive Officer (planned)

About Recruit Holdings

Founded in 1960, Recruit Holdings is a leading information services and human resources company in Japan. Through a wide range of services, the Recruit Group is focused on a variety of areas, including recruitment advertisement, employment placement, staffing, education, housing and real estate, bridal, travel, dining, beauty, automobiles and others. The Recruit Group has more than 38,000 employees and operates all over the world. For more information, please visit the company's website at

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