Phillip Securities Japan, Ltd. appoints Makoto Nagahori as President and CEO


Phillip Securities Japan, Ltd. appoints Makoto Nagahori as President and CEO



Tokyo, Japan, July 8, 2021. Phillip Securities Japan, Ltd. (“Phillip securities”) announced that Makoto Nagahori has been appointed the new President and CEO, which is in effective today.


Mr. Nagahori joined Phillip securities today. Before joining the firm, he worked for Nomura Securities and Morgan Stanley MUFG Securities, where he held a number of senior roles, including head of the electronic trading group in Tokyo. Additionally, he ran the Proprietary Trading System (“PTS”) business as President in Chi-X Japan Limited.


Hitoshi Shimoyama, the former President and CEO of Phillip securities, commented, “Under the current remarkable financial technology progress in the world, I am sure Mr. Nagahori who has the global knowledge and deep understanding of the electronic trading business is the best person for the firm to the next generation. I expect that he can grow up the business of our franchise by the series of his leadership experience.”


Mr. Nagahori added, “Since the establishment, Phillip securities provides the financial services for retail and institutional clients with the long-term relationship by our wide range of the financial experience in Asian region. I would like to focus on the clients’ satisfaction continuously and contribute to create the innovative services leveraged by our latest financial technological knowledge.”


About Phillip Securities Japan, Ltd.

Phillip securities is Japanese registered broker dealer and subsidiary of Phillip Capital Group. Phillip securities provides the various financial services including Equities, Fixed Income, FX, Funds, CFD, Financial Futures, Commodity Futures, Financial Research.


About Phillip Capital Group

Phillip Capital (with headquarters in Singapore) operates in the financial hubs of 15 countries, including offices in Australia, Cambodia, China (and Hong Kong SAR), France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Turkey, UK, UAE, USA and Vietnam. Since its inception as a stockbroker in 1975, Phillip Capital has grown into an integrated Asian financial house with a global presence that offers a full range of quality and innovative services to retail and high net worth individuals, family offices, as well as corporate and institutional customers. With more than 5,000 employees and over 1 million clients worldwide, our assets under custody/management amounts to more than USD 35 Billion; with shareholders’ funds in excess of USD 1.5 Billion.


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