Senior Managing Director, Nomura Institute of Capital Market Research
Yuta Seki is a senior managing director at Nomura Institute of Capital Markets Research (NICMR).
NICMR, affiliated company with Nomura Holdings, was established in April 2004. NICMR is the think tank
whose research activities primarily focus on policy and structural issues in global capital markets and financial services.
In 1990, he joined Nomura Research Institute (NRI) and took a role in consulting services
in corporate finance and management fields. In January 2004, he was appointed as senior research analyst at NRI America,
and as a head of New York representative office after an establishment of NICMR. During seven years stationing in New York,
he had been responsible for researching US financial regulations, trends in US financial businesses,
global financial crisis and policy responses.
In April 2011, he was appointed as managing director and the head of research department at NICMR Tokyo.
As of April 2017, he becomes a senior managing director at NICMR.
He is the author of various research articles and books, and serves as advisor or guest speaker for government committees
and industry group advisory panels. Especially he has been involved with policy discussions on the impacts of FinTech
on Japanese securities industries through the study group set up by Japan Securities Research Institute.
He graduated Law Faculty at Keio University in 1990. And he earned an MBA
from Marshall School of Business at University of Southern California in 1999.