Yukari Kobayashi

Yukari Kobayashi

Yukari Kobayashi

Director Head of Regulatory Affairs Supervision and Assurance Div.

Career

Jun. 1987 Joined IBM Japan, Ltd.
Jul. 2002 General Manager, Overall Management, IBM Japan, Ltd.
Jan. 2007 Executive Director, IBM Japan, Ltd.
Jan. 2007 Executive Officer, IBM Business Consulting Services KK
Mar. 2016 Joined Mercer Japan Ltd.
Mar. 2016 In charge of Growth Strategy; General Manager, President’s Office, Mercer Japan Ltd.
Jan. 2018 Director, Mercer Investment Solutions Ltd.
Feb. 2018 COO, Mercer Japan Ltd.
Jul. 2018 Joined Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd.
Sep. 2018 Corporate Officer; General Manager, Corporate Strategy Management Division; General Manager, President’s Office, Microsoft Japan Co., Ltd.
Mar. 2020 Representative Partner, Amanda Life Consulting LLC. (current position)
Jun. 2021 External Director (current position)

Reasons for Appointment

The Company nominates Ms. Yukari Kobayashi for External Director as she is expected to offer advice to the management of the Company from a practical perspective based on her wealth of experience and broad insight gained from her engagement in various businesses and corporate management for many years mainly at foreign IT companies from an independent standpoint.