Nomura, the pre-eminent Asia based global investment bank, today announced the appointment of Dame Clara Furse and Kieran Poynter to the board of Nomura International Plc as non-executive directors.
Lord Marshall of Knightsbridge, non-executive Chairman of Nomura International Plc welcomed the appointments and noted that Kieran Poynter will chair the new board Risk Committee, and will also join the Audit Committee and the Compensation and Nominations Committee. Dame Clara will join the Risk and Audit Committees.
Dame Clara's impressive record in financial services and Mr Poynter's exceptional expertise in financial regulation will strengthen the existing leadership team and reinforce Nomura's presence in EMEA.
Commenting on the appointments Sadeq Sayeed, Chief Executive of EMEA, said: "I am delighted to welcome Clara and Kieran on to the board. They have a wealth of experience that will help promote the continued expansion of our global business."