Yoshizawa Financial appoints Shinji Ogawa as its new Chief Risk Officer
12/18/2020

Yoshizawa Financial today announced the appointment of Shinji Ogawa as its new Chief Risk Officer and he will assume his new role in the New Year.

Online PR News – 18-December-2020 – MINATO-KU/TOKYO – Prior to joining Yoshizawa Financial, Shinji Ogawa was Head of Corporate Advisory at the Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in Osaka where he spent 7 years honing his skills in Risk and Derivatives.

Shinji Ogawa’s role as Yoshizawa Financial’s new Chief Risk Officer will be entertaining responsibilities for protecting Yoshizawa Financial balance sheet as well as overseeing its risk strategies, policies and procedures.

Yoshizawa Financial’s Chief Financial Officer commented on the new appointment saying “In today’s current economic climate, managing risk is absolutely critical, especially during this COVID-19 pandemic. We have seen a lot of businesses suffer and I’m pleased to be able to appoint an experienced professional of Shinji’s caliber to lead us at a time when the industry is facing increasing regulations.”

Yoshizawa Financial’s Chief Financial Officer also added “Shinji’s experience in international risk capital and investment management combined with his track record with the so-called Japanese mega banks, we feel Shinji is the perfect match for this role in our quest to evolve our risk function and to grow into one of the leading private wealth management firms in the Asia-Pacific region.”

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