February 26, 2013
To whom it may concern
Corporate Name: Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
Representative: Yasuhiro Sato, President & CEO
Head Office: 5–1, Marunouchi 2–chome Chiyoda–ku, Tokyo, Japan
Code Number: 8411 (TSE 1st Sec., OSE 1st Sec.)
Re: Management Changes for the Mizuho Financial Group
Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. hereby announces changes in the directors, corporate auditors and executive officers (including changes in their areas of responsibility, etc.) of the following entities within the Group :