Head of Regulatory Strategy / Head of Sustainability Office
Mizuho Financial Group
Toru Morinishi is the Head of Regulatory Strategy and Head of Sustainability Office for Mizuho Financial Group since 2018. As the Head of Regulatory Strategy he is responsible for research and advocacy in relation to global financial regulation, and as the Head of Sustainability Office he is responsible for developing sustainability strategy for Mizuho. Prior to his current roles he was a Senior Vice President of Strategic Planning Department since 2013.
In his previous positions, he was a senior credit analyst for project and structured finance deals in Mizuho’s London Branch during 2010-2013, and was engaged in investor relations in New York Branch during 2007-2010.
Executive Managing Director, Group Entity Structure & Co-CRO
Nomura Securities Co., Ltd
General Manager, Risk Management Department
SOMPO Holdings, Inc.
Senior Manager, Global Compliance Officer
Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Bank
Vice President, CFO & CRO
RGA Reinsurance Company, Japan
Yasuhisa Watanabe is Chief Financial Officer & Chief Risk Officer of RGA Reinsurance Company, Japan Branch. He serves on Japan Management Board and chairs Investment committee, Compliance committee and Audit & Risk Management committee in Japan.
He had several finance leadership roles at PCA, Merrill Lynch, ING etc prior to joining RGA in 2004. He holds EMBA and US CPA (N.J) license and is a member of Keizai Doyukai (“Japan Association of Corporate Executives”).
Director, Financial Engineering Group Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) Dept.
Satoshi Kumeta is Head of XVA in FICC, where he owns planning and development of XVA accounting and regulation such as FRTB-CVA, and management CVA hedge to control P&L as well. He belonged to model development division in MUFG Bank and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities as Quants for more than 10 years prior to joining Daiwa Securities, and responsible for model development of plain vanilla/exotic products mainly for commodity and interest rate. He also contributed to introduction of OIS discounting and CVA accounting. Satoshi has Bachelors and Masters in Mathematics from Tokyo Institute of Technology.
Vice President, Collateral Management Group, Inter-Market Settlement Dept,
SUMITOMO MITSUI BANKING CORPORATION