Investment Management Team-Core Members

Seiichiro Inoue / Industry Expert
  • Currently:
  • Industry Expert of DRC Capital Ltd.
  • 2011-2016:
  • Managing Director and subsequently Senior Managing Director and board member of Ichiko Industries Ltd, a leading automotive lamp manufacturer.
  • 2005-2011:
  • Senior Managing Director and subsequently President & CEO of UC Card Co., Ltd.
  • 2003-2005:
  • Managing Director (Head of M&A Division) of Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.
  • 2002-2003:
  • General Manager of Business Department 2 (in charge of diversified electric companies) of Mizuho Corporate Bank.
  • 1975-2002:
  • Various positions at the Industrial Bank of Japan which was reorganized into Mizuho Financial Group in 2002. Mostly engaged in the areas of banking relations with Japanese large corporations and M&A advisory, with two tours of duty in New York.
    BA in law from Hitotsubashi University, 1975
    MBA from Wharton School of University of Pennsylvania, 1979