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2009-06-25 10:15:00.0 Topics

TOKYO, Japan, June 25, 2009 -- Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857, NYSE: ATE) today announced at its 67th Ordinary Meeting of Shareholders that changes have been made to its board of directors. New executive officers have also been appointed, as follows:

Directors
Chairman of the Board and
Representative Director
Toshio Maruyama (promoted)
Representative Director Haruo Matsuno (newly elected)
Director Naoyuki Akikusa
Director Yasushige Hagio
Director Takashi Tokuno
Director Hiroshi Tsukahara
Director Yuichi Kurita
Director Hiroyasu Sawai
Director Shinichiro Kuroe (newly elected)
Corporate Auditors
Standing Corporate Auditor Hitoshi Owada
Standing Corporate Auditor Yuri Morita
Corporate Auditor Megumi Yamamuro
Corporate Auditor Jiro Haneda
Executive Officers
President and CEO Haruo Matsuno* (promoted)
Senior Executive Officer Takashi Tokuno*
Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Tsukahara*
Managing Executive Officer Yuichi Kurita*
Managing Executive Officer Hiroyasu Sawai*
Managing Executive Officer Shinichiro Kuroe* (promoted)
Managing Executive Officer Yoshiro Yagi
Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Nakamura (promoted)
Managing Executive Officer Yoshiaki Yoshida (promoted)
Executive Officer Masao Shimizu
Executive Officer Hideaki Imada
Executive Officer Yasuhiro Kawata
Executive Officer Takashi Sugiura
Executive Officer Takashi Sekino
Executive Officer Sae Bum Myung
Executive Officer Soichi Tsukakoshi
Executive Officer Josef Schraetzenstaller
Executive Officer R. Keith Lee

∗:also a Director