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Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

Harman International Industries, Incorporated (HAR)

4/28/2006 8K Information

Mr. Girod has been Vice Chairman of Harman International Industries, Inc. since July 2000 and was Chief Executive Officer from 1998 until May 2006. He also served as President from 1994 to 1998, Chief Operating Officer from 1993 to 1998, Secretary from 1992 to 1998 and Chief Financial Officer from 1986 to 1995 and from 1996 to 1997.

11/8/2005 8K Information

Gina Harman is the daughter of Dr. Sidney Harman. Dr. Harman is the Executive Chairman of the Company.

9/12/2005 Proxy Information

On April 27, 2005, Dr. Harman exercised options to purchase 630,000 shares of Common Stock. The options had been granted in 1995, 1996 and 1997. In connection with this option exercise and with the prior approval of the Compensation and Option Committee, Dr. Harman delivered to the Company 280,010 shares of Common Stock as payment of the exercise price and required tax withholdings. These shares were valued at $79.60 per share, the closing price of the Common Stock on the New York Stock Exchange on April 27, 2005. With the prior approval of the Compensation and Option Committee, on May, 4, 2005, Dr. Harman delivered to the Company 56,000 shares of Common Stock to satisfy federal tax obligations in excess of the minimum statutory withholding amount. These shares of Common Stock were valued at $76.20 per share, the closing price of the Common Stock on the New York Stock Exchange on May 4, 2005.

On April 27, 2005, Mr. Girod exercised options to purchase 49,140 shares of Common Stock. The options had been granted in 1995. In connection with such option exercise and with the prior approval of the Compensation and Option Committee, Mr. Girod delivered to the Company 20,980 shares of Common Stock as payment of the exercise price and required tax withholdings. These shares of Common Stock were valued at $79.60 per share, the closing price of the Common Stock on the New York Stock Exchange on April 27, 2005.

On December 6, 2004, the Company repurchased 5,000 shares of Common Stock from Dr. Geiger pursuant to the Restricted Stock Agreement between the Company and Dr. Geiger, dated as of August 15, 2001. As provided in the Restricted Stock Agreement, these shares were valued at $126.00 per share, the closing price of the Common Stock on the New York Stock Exchange on December 2, 2004, the date the Company received Dr. GeigerŐs repurchase request.

Two of Dr. HarmanŐs adult children, Gina Harman and Lynn Harman, are employed by the Company. Gina Harman serves as President of Harman Consumer Group and Lynn Harman serves as Corporate Counsel. For services rendered during fiscal 2005, Gina Harman was paid salary and bonus of $711,667 and Lynn Harman was paid salary and bonus of $152,867

10/15/2003 and 9/15/2004 Proxy Information

No related party transactions or special relationships reported for this company. Director relationships marked "Outside Related" at this firm will most often be former executives of the company. Additional information regarding these relationships will be added during our regular updates.