Leadership

Members of the Board of Directors and Executive Officers of Mizuho Financial Group.

Board of Directors

Title/Name Status of Major Concurrent Office
Tatsufumi Sakai

Member of the Board of Directors
Tatsufumi Sakai*

Business Experience

Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
Satoshi Ishii

Member of the Board of Directors
Satoshi Ishii*

Business Experience

Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Motonori Wakabayashi

Member of the Board of Directors
Motonori Wakabayashi*

Business Experience

Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Makoto Umemiya

Member of the Board of Directors
Makoto Umemiya*

Business Experience

Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Hiroaki Ehara

Member of the Board of Directors
Hiroaki Ehara*

Business Experience

Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Yasuhiro Sato

Member of the Board of Directors
Yasuhiro Sato

Business Experience

Hisaaki Hirama

Member of the Board of Directors
Hisaaki Hirama

Business Experience

Tetsuo Seki

Member of the Board of Directors
Tetsuo Seki

Business Experience

Tatsuo Kainaka

Member of the Board of Directors
Tatsuo Kainaka

Business Experience

Attorney–at–law at Takusyou Sogo Law Office
President of the Life Insurance Policyholders Protection Corporation of Japan
Corporate Auditor (External) of Oriental Land Co., Ltd.
Yoshimitsu Kobayashi

Member of the Board of Directors
Yoshimitsu Kobayashi

Business Experience

Member of the Board, Chairperson of Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation
Member of the Board, Chairman of The KAITEKI Institute, Inc.
Ryoji Sato

Member of the Board of Directors
Ryoji Sato

Business Experience

Audit & Supervisory Board Member of Nippon Life Insurance Company
Masami Yamamoto

Member of the Board of Directors
Masami Yamamoto

Business Experience

Director, Senior Advisor of Fujitsu Limited
Outside Director of JFE Holdings, Inc.
Izumi Kobayashi

Member of the Board of Directors
Izumi Kobayashi

Business Experience

Outside Director of ANA HOLDINGS INC.
Outside Director of Mitsui & Co., Ltd.
Outside Director of OMRON Corporation

(As of July 31, 2020)

Notes:

  1. * indicates directors concurrently serving as executive officers as defined in the Companies Act.
  2. Messrs. Tetsuo Seki, Tatsuo Kainaka, Yoshimitsu Kobayashi, Ryoji Sato, Masami Yamamoto and Ms. Izumi Kobayashi satisfying the requirements for outside directors, as defined in the Companies Act of Japan, and those for independent directors, as difined both by the Tokyo Stock Exchange and by Mizuho Financial Group.
  3. The designation of the Chairman of the Board of Directors, and the designation of committee members and the Chairman of each committee are as follows:
    Chairman of the Board of Directors: Izumi Kobayashi
    Nominating Committee members:
    Tatsuo Kainaka (Chairman), Tetsuo Seki, Yoshimitsu Kobayashi, Masami Yamamoto and Izumi Kobayashi
    Compensation Committee members:
    Masami Yamamoto (Chairman), Tetsuo Seki and Tatsuo Kainaka
    Audit Committee members:
    Tetsuo Seki (Chairman), Tatsuo Kainaka, Ryoji Sato and Hisaaki Hirama
    Risk Committee members:
    Hisaaki Hirama (Chairman), Izumi Kobayashi, Rintaro Tamaki(Outside Expert) and Hiroshi Naka(Outside Expert)

 

Executive Officers

Executive Officers as Defined in the Companies Act

Title Name Areas of Oversight Major Concurrent Office
President &  Group CEO
(Representative Executive Officer)
Tatsufumi Sakai Group CEO Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Member of the Board of Directors of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
Senior Managing Executive Officer (Representative Executive Officer) Seiji Imai Head of Corporate & Institutional Company / Head of Global Products Unit
Senior Managing Executive Officer (Representative Executive Officer) Satoshi Ishii Chief Digital Innovation Officer(CDIO) / Head of IT & Systems Group(Group CIO) / Head of Operations Group(Group COO) Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Senior Managing Executive Officer Masahiro Otsuka Head of Retail & Business Banking Company
Senior Managing Executive Officer Naofumi Fuke Co–Head of Retail & Business Banking Company Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
Senior Managing Executive Officer Hiroshi Nagamine Head of Global Corporate Company / Deputy Head of Global Products Unit
Senior Managing Executive Officer Motonori Wakabayashi Head of Risk Management Group(Group CRO) Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Senior Managing Executive Officer Makoto Umemiya Head of Financial Control & Accounting Group (Group CFO) Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Deputy President & Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Hisashi Kikuchi Head of Internal Audit Group (Group CA) Member of the Board of Directors (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member) of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Member of the Board of Directors (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member) of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Member of the Board of Directors (Audit & Supervisory Committee Member) of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Hiroaki Ehara Head of Human Resources Group(Group CHRO) Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Masatoshi Yoshihara Co–Head of Global Markets Company
Managing Executive Officer Yasuhiro Shibata Co–Head of Global Markets Company Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Masamichi Ishikawa Head of Asset Management Company / In charge of Specific Business of Strategic Planning Group Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Yasuhiko Ushikubo Head of Research & Consulting Unit Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
President & CEO of Mizuho Research Institute Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Naoshi Inomata Head of Strategic Planning Group(Group CSO) / In charge of Specially Assigned Matters Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer Masaomi Takada Head of Compliance Group(Group CCO) Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Bank, Ltd.
Managing Executive Officer of Mizuho Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.

(As of July 31, 2020)

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