Akira Sugano is President and Chief Executive Officer of Asset Management One. Mr. Sugano also serves as Vice Chairman of The Investment Trusts Association, Japan.
Prior to joining Asset Management One, Mr. Sugano was Deputy President and Executive Officer at Mizuho Financial Group as the Head of Global Corporate Company. Mr. Sugano has over 38 years of extensive financial experiences and he has engaged in asset management business and developing global business strategies.
He holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Tokyo.