Asset Management One International Ltd. announces the appointment of Mr. Toru Yoshibe as Chief Executive Officer. Transferring from the Asset Management One Tokyo headquarters, Mr. Yoshibe will be instrumental in further promoting Asset Management One’s extensive investment capabilities to institutional and wholesale clients across EMEA.
Asset Management One InternationalLtd., the international arm of leading Asian asset manager Asset Management One Co., Ltd.,Tokyo (Asset Management One) with over £509bn AUM*, announces the appointment of Mr. Toru Yoshibe as Chief Executive Officer. Transferring from the Asset Management One Tokyo headquarters,Mr. Yoshibe will be instrumental in further promoting Asset Management One’s extensive investment capabilities to institutional and wholesale clients across EMEA.
Prior to this appointment Mr. Yoshibe previously held the position of Head of Global Marketing where he headed up the global business expansion and was responsible for all overseas operations across the group. Working closely with the EMEA office, Mr. Yoshibe was responsible for business development for international investors. Mr. Yoshibewas seconded to Asset Management One from the position of Senior Vice President at Mizuho Financial Group. Mr. Yoshibe brings over 26 years’ experience in the wider investment community, beginning his career at the Industrial bank of Japan Ltd. (IBJ) which later merged into Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. (MHCB) and Mizuho Bank Ltd (MHBK), subsidiaries of Mizuho Financial Group (MHFG). Throughout his career Mr. Yoshibe has held various executive positions at IBJ, MHBC and MHBK.
Effective from 1st March 2019, Mr. Yoshibe replaces previous CEO Mr. Hidetoshi Yanagihara, who is moving back to Japan to continue working in the Asset Management One Tokyo headquarters, having held the position since April 2015.
Background on the firm:
Asset Management One Co., Ltd. is one of the largest asset managers in Asia with over USD509bn AUM* and a leading position amongst both institutional and retail clients in Japan. Headquartered in Tokyo and providing investment strategies to some of the world’s largest institutional investors, Asset Management One has a global network of subsidiary officesacross London, New York, Singapore and Hong Kong. Asset Management One International Ltd., the London based subsidiary, is responsible for the servicing of institutional clients throughout the EMEA region and has comprehensive new business, client and marketing functions. Asset Management One International offers an extensive range of investment strategies and solutions available in a range of structures including UCITS andbespoke mandates, many of which are award winning, to sovereign wealth funds, pension funds, financial institutions and other large institutional, corporate and wholesale investors in EMEA.
*as of 30th September 2018
Asset Management OneInternational Ltd. is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
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