|September 1938||Born in Yamanashi prefecture|
|March 1957||Graduated from Yamanashi Prefectural Yamura High School|
|March 1962||Graduated from Waseda University
School of Law
|April 1962||Joined Nomura Securities Co., Ltd.|
|March 1983||Became executive director of Nomura International Limited (London)|
|July 1985||Became vice-president of Nomura Securities International (New York)|
|December 1987||Became executive director of Nomura Babcock & Brown Co., Ltd.|
|June 1989||Became executive and managing director of Nomura Wasserstein Perella Co., Ltd.|
|July 1999||Became president of TOKYO M&A Co., Ltd.|
|March 2009||Became chairman of TOKYO M&A Co., Ltd.|
He has been involved in a broad range of investment banking activities such as M&A and corporate finance both domestically and abroad for over 50 years. He has been involved with the Nomura Securities Group’s company specializing in M&A, Nomura Wasserstein Perella Co., Ltd., from just after its inception, creating the foundation for M&A in Japan. He has been heavily involved in management issues facing small and medium-sized enterprises through the establishment of TOKYO M&A Co., Ltd.
Co-author of the book “The Age of Corporate Partnerships”.
Chief Executive officer