TriOptima announced that Ken Nishimura has been appointed the head of TriOptima Japan. Mr. Nishimura will manage the continuing expansion of TriOptima's client relationships in Japan as well as the day-to-day operations of TriOptima's Tokyo office.
Since the opening of the Tokyo office in 2009, TriOptima has witnessed significant growth in the participation of both Japanese and global financial institutions in its core services, triReduce for portfolio compression and triResolve for counterparty exposure management and portfolio reconciliation.
Mr. Nishimura, who reports to Yutaka Imanishi, CEO of TriOptima Asia Pacific, has extensive experience in the Japanese financial and corporate markets. He was a Director of Advantage Partners Group and worked in business development and risk management at GE Capital Japan. He also served in various roles at Normura Securities Co. and Nomura International focusing on the swap and structured product areas. Mr. Nishimura holds a B.Sc from The University of Tokyo and a M.Sc. from MIT Sloan School of Management.
"Ken is an excellent choice to lead our continued growth with clients in Japan," said Yutaka Imanishi, CEO of TriOptima Asia Pacific. "As the regulatory environment changes and the business changes with it, Ken's experience in the markets will guarantee his ability to meet the challenges that arise and to help clients adapt as well."