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Deloitte Tohmatsu Group selects new Chairperson of the Board, CEO and Business Leaders

This is an English translation of the news release issued by Deloitte Tohmatsu Group on April 12, 2018. If there is any discrepancy between the Japanese version and the English translation, the Japanese version shall prevail.
 

TOKYO, JAPAN, 12 April, 2018 — Deloitte Tohmatsu Group (Deloitte Japan) today announced new top management who will assume the leadership roles for governance or managerial execution of the Group from the next fiscal year beginning on June 1, 2018 as follows.

 
【Group Chairperson of the Board】
Chairperson of the Board, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC Yoriko Goto
(Currently Partner of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC)
 
 
【Group CEO】
CEO, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group Takashi Nagata
(Currently Chairperson of the Board, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC)
 
 
【Business Leaders】
Audit & Assurance and Risk Advisory CEO, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC Taisei Kunii
(Currently Partner of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC)
Consulting CEO, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC Sooyoung Song
(Currently Deputy CEO and Chairman of the Board, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC)
Financial Advisory CEO, Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC Kazuhiro Fukushima
(Currently Partner of Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC)
Tax & Legal CEO, Deloitte Tohmatsu Tax Co. Shinya Matsumiya
(Incumbent)

The newly elected leaders will come into office on June 1, 2018.

Deloitte Tohmatsu Group is one of the largest comprehensive professional services firm in Japan with over 11,000 professionals, and provides audit & assurance, risk advisory, consulting, financial advisory, tax, legal and related services through the firms in the Group in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, capitalizing on the trust earned by audit business for 50 years. Deloitte Tohmatsu Group is enhancing the function and the structure for group management to improve the collective strength of the Group.

Chairperson of the Board, who leads the governance of the Group, is responsible for ensuring that the Board, as the ultimate management decision-making body, fulfills a proper supervisory function over the Group’s executive body by running the Boards of both Deloitte Tohmatsu LLC and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC.

Group CEO represents Deloitte Tohmatsu Group, governns the Group’s Executive Committee which consists of Business Leaders of the Group, including CEO of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC, and other Group Executives, and is responsible for managerial execution of the entire Group under policies and directions determined by the Board.

 

 

 

A Profile of Group Chairperson of the Board

Yoriko Goto
Date of Birth: November 11, 1958 / Birthplace: Tokyo, Japan

March 1981 Graduated from Keio University (Faculty of Economics)
November 1983 Joined Deloitte Haskins and Sells International (the precursor of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC)
March 1987 Registered as Certified Public Accountant
November 1993 – August 2002 Worked at Deloitte & Touche New York office as an expatriate
June 2006 – May 2017 Japan Leader of Global Financial Services Industry, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
October 2010 – September 2013 Managing Partner of Financial Services Industry, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
November 2010 – November 2015 Member of Board, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
October 2013 – October 2015 Member of Executive Committee of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC (in chage of Financial Services Industry)
October 2013 – December 2015 Member of Board of Directors, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
November 2015 – May 2017 Financial Services Industry Leader of Deloitte Tohmatsu Group
June 2018 – (Planned) Chairperson of the Board, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC

 

 

A Profile of Group CEO

Takashi Nagata
Date of Birth: February 28, 1958 / Birthplace: Kagoshima, Japan

March 1980 Graduated from Keio University (Faculty of Business and Commerce)
March 1990 Registered as Certified Public Accountant
August 1995 Joined Tohmatsu & Co. (the precursor of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC)
November 2010 – November 2015 Member of Board, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
November 2013 – October 2015 Acting CEO of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
November 2015 to present Chairperson of the Board, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC
Member of Board of Directors and Governance Committee, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
June 2018 – (Planned) CEO, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group
Public Positions Panel member of Gas System Reform Subcommittee and Working Group on Examination of Improvement in Nuclear Energy Business Environment, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, etc.

 

Contact

Sachiyo Kikuchi
Corporate Communications of Deloitte Tohmatsu Group
(Deloitte Tohmatsu Corporate Solutions LLC)
Tel: 03-6720-8920
Email: press-release@tohmatsu.co.jp

About Deloitte
Deloitte Tohmatsu Group (Deloitte Japan) is a collective term that refers to Deloitte Tohmatsu LLC, which is the Japan member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (DTTL), a UK private company limited by guarantee, and firms affiliated with Deloitte Tohmatsu LLC that include Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC, Deloitte Tohmatsu Financial Advisory LLC, Deloitte Tohmatsu Tax Co., DT Legal Japan, and Deloitte Tohmatsu Corporate Solutions LLC. Deloitte Tohmatsu Group is known as one of the largest professional services groups in Japan. Through the firms in the Group, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group provides audit & assurance, risk advisory, consulting, financial advisory, tax, legal and related services in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. With about 11,000 professionals in nearly 40 cities throughout Japan, Deloitte Tohmatsu Group serves a number of clients including multinational enterprises and major Japanese businesses. For more information, please visit the Group’s website at www.deloitte.com/jp/en.

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