Assignments of Responsibilities to the Members of the Board of Directors

  Assignments of Responsibilities to the Members of the Board of Directors

Business Wire

OSAKA, Japan -- February 1, 2013

Panasonic Corporation (NYSE:PC)(TOKYO:6752)("Panasonic") announced the
following assignments of responsibilities to the members of the Board of
Directors, which were decided at the Board of Director's Meeting held today,
and will take effect on April 1, 2013.


1. Assignment of the Presidents of 4 Companies
                                                
Name               New Responsibility             Current Responsibility
Shusaku Nagae                                       In charge of Solution
Executive Vice      President, Eco Solutions        Business
President           Company                         President, Eco Solutions
                                                    Company
Yoshihiko Yamada    President, Automotive &         In charge of Industrial
Senior Managing     Industrial Systems Company      Devices Business
Director
Kazunori Takami                                     President, Appliances
Senior Managing     President, Appliances Company   Company
Director
                    President, AVC Networks
                    Company                         In charge of Technology,
Yoshiyuki Miyabe   In charge of Global Sourcing   Intellectual Property, and
Managing Director   for Components and Devices      Panasonic Start-up Fund
                    Procurement, and System LSI     Director, R&D Division
                    Business Unit


2. Assignment of Responsibilities to a Member of the Board of Directors
                                        
Name            New Responsibility        Current Responsibility
                                            President, AVC Networks Company
                                            Director, Display Devices Business
                 In charge of Technology,   Group
Mamoru Yoshida   Intellectual Property,     Director, Imaging Business Group
Managing        Information Systems, and 
Director         Panasonic Start-up Fund    In charge of Global Sourcing for
                 Director, R&D Division     Components and Devices
                                            Procurement, and System LSI
                                            Business Unit

Contact:

Panasonic Corporation
Media Contacts:
Megumi Kitagawa, +81-3-3574-5664 (Japan)
Global Public Relations Office
or
Panasonic News Bureau (Japan)
Tel: +81-3-3542-6205
or
Jim Reilly, +1-201-392-6067 (U.S.)
or
Anne Guennewig, +49-611-235-457 (Europe)
or
Investor Relations Contacts:
Shozo Mizuno, +81-6-6908-1121 (Japan)
Corporate Finance & IR Group
or
Panasonic Finance (America), Inc.
Yuko Iwatsu, +1-212-698-1360 (U.S.)
or
Panasonic Finance (Europe) plc
Hiroko Carvell, +44-20-3008-6887 (Europe)