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2010-06-24 11:55:00.0 Topics

TOKYO, Japan, June 24, 2010 -- Advantest Corporation (TSE: 6857, NYSE: ATE) today announced at its 68th 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
Representative Director Haruo Matsuno
Director Naoyuki Akikusa
Director Yasushige Hagio
Director Yuichi Kurita
Director Hiroshi Tsukahara
Director Hiroyasu Sawai
Director Shinichiro Kuroe

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*
Senior Executive Officer Yuichi Kurita* (promoted)
Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Tsukahara*
Managing Executive Officer Hiroyasu Sawai*
Managing Executive Officer Shinichiro Kuroe*
Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Nakamura
Managing Executive Officer Yoshiaki Yoshida
Managing Executive Officer Masao Shimizu (promoted)
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