Nomura have announced new senior management appointments in its Global Markets, Asia ex-Japan, and EMEA businesses.
Yasuo Kashiwagi, currently Executive Chairman, EMEA, will return to Tokyo to take on the role of Co-Head of Global Markets. In his new position, he will work closely with Steve Ashley, Head of Global Markets, to promote closer cross-regional collaboration and drive the Global Markets client businesses.
Minoru Shinohara, currently CEO, Asia ex-Japan, will move to London as Executive Chairman, EMEA. He will leverage his extensive experience in Asia to deliver added value for Nomura’s clients to grow the firm’s cross-border business.
Toshiyasu Iiyama will become CEO, Asia ex-Japan, and will leverage his investment banking and fixed income experience to continue the build out of Nomura’s franchise in Asia exJapan.
Commenting on the appointments, Atsushi Yoshikawa, Nomura’s President and Group COO, said: 'These senior management appointments will further strengthen our businesses across divisions and regions. We have a strong global management team who are well placed to connect markets east and west for the benefits of our clients'.