Chair and Vice Chairs of “30% Club Japan” Appointed

Chair: Masahiko Uotani, President & Group CEO of Shiseido Company, Limited
Vice Chair: Yoriko Goto, Chair of Deloitte Tohmatsu Group
Vice Chair: Douglas Hymas, Country Executive of The Bank of New York Mellon

The 30% Club Japan, founded on May 1, 2019 with the aim of increasing female representation on company executive boards in Japan, has appointed its first Chair and Vice Chairs.

Masahiko Uotani, President and CEO of Shiseido Company, Limited (“Shiseido”) has been appointed as Chair of 30% Club Japan. Yoriko Goto, Chair of Deloitte Tohmatsu Group and Douglas Hymas, Country Executive of The Bank of New York Mellon, have been appointed as Vice Chairs.

Outline of 30% Club Japan (As of July 17, 2019)

  • Name: 30% Club Japan
  • URL: https://30percentclub.org/about/chapters/japan
  • Launch Date: May 1, 2019
  • Aim: To achieve 10% representation of women on the executive boards of TOPIX100 companies by 2020, and 30% representation by 2030
  • Number of members:37 members *Please see website for full list of members

 

Founding Members

  • Founder: Michiko Tadamatsu, Senior Manager of Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting LLC
  • Founding Chairs/CEOs:
    - Aya Iinuma, Managing Partner of Heidrick and Struggles, Japan
    - Masahiko Uotani, President & Group CEO of Shiseido Company, Limited
    - Yoriko Goto, Chair of Deloitte Tohmatsu Group
    - Douglas Hymas, Country Executive of The Bank of New York Mellon
    ​- Mariko Bando, Chancellor, Chairperson of the board, Showa Women’s University,

 

Media inquiries:
Enquiries about 30% Club Japan:
Please address inquiries to Campaign Manager Michiko Tadamatsu
jpdt30percentclubr@tohmatsu.co.jp