Naohide is a Senior Managing Director at Japan Post Bank and is the Head of Strategic Investment Department, where the team focuses on HF investments and relevant investment strategy developments.
Prior to forming the new department in September of 2016, Naohide served as a Managing Director for the CIO office in the market division, where he served the CIO in organizational reform, business plan design, hiring & recruitment, and asset allocation decisions.
Before joining Japan Post Bank, he served as Managing Director at Goldman Sachs Tokyo, where he was the Head of Equity Derivatives Trading in Tokyo and also was the head trader of Pan Asia Equity Flow Derivatives Trading. He also served as a member on various committees including Global Equity Operating Committee, Global Securities Risk Committee, Pan Asia Risk Committee, and Japan Compliance Committee.
He holds a BA and MA from Tokyo University, MBA from Waseda University. Currently he is based in Tokyo, Japan.