Japan Global Investment Workshop 2019

Mar 12th 2019
Shangri-La Hotel

The Japan Global Investment Workshop is a gathering of the most influential Japanese pension funds, insurance companies, trust banks and investment advisers. The Workshop examines the challenges facing Japanese investors and seeks to identify the best investment opportunities available to them.

Investors who are able to effectively manage risk, identify new investment ideas and form strong relationships both domestically and internationally, whilst running a dynamic  portfolio, will be well positioned to capture strong returns despite difficult market conditions.

All discussions at the Workshop are governed by Chatham House Rule. The event is closed to media and by invitation only to senior fund decision-makers. This ensures open and productive discussions with an effective exchange of ideas among peers.


Establishing and assessing key macroeconomic risks


Optimising international investment exposures


Utilising real assets to support fixed income objectives

Implementing ESG principles which enhance risk/return profiles


Risk factor investing across multiple asset classes

2019 Advisory Board

Hideto Yamamoto

Chief Investment Officer
Aflac Global Investments

Hideo Kondo

Asset Management Director
DIC Pension Fund
Chairman, Asset Management Committee
Japan Corporate Pension Network

Toshio Shibasaki

Managing Director
Eisai Employee's Pension Fund

Koji Ohashi

Chief Investment Officer
Fuji Xerox Pension Fund

Yoshiyuki Suzuki

General Manager
Fukoku Mutual Life Insurance

Tatsuo Ichikawa

Managing Director, CIO Office Quants Team
Japan Post Bank Co., Ltd.

Kosuke Okimori

Executive Investment Director
Kewpie Pension Fund

Kenichi Ota

Chief Investment Officer
Mitsui & Co Pension Fund

Atsushi Takemura

Executive Director
Mitsui Life Insurance

Yuji Horikoshi

Chief Investment Officer
Mitsubishi Corporation Pension Fund

Hiroki Masuoka

Managing Director
Nitto Denko Pension Fund

Masayuki Yamaoka

Head of Investment Planning and Analysis
NN Life Insurance, Ltd.

Kiyoshi Iwashina

Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer
Noritz Pension Fund

Yoshi Kiguchi

Chief Investment Officer
Okayama Metal & Machinery Pension Fund

Satoshi Yatsumonji

General Manager, Investment Planning Department
ORIX Life Insurance Corporation

Takeo Honma

Finance Department

Kenichi Yoshida

General Manager, Investment Management Department
Sompo Holdings, Inc.

Iwao Matsumoto

Senior Executive Officer, GM of Investment Planning Dept
Sumitomo Life Insurance Company

Toshio Fujimura

General Manager, Investment Planning Dept
Sumitomo Life Insurance Company

Masayuki Murata

General Manager, Balance Portfolio Investment Department
Sumitomo Life Insurance Company

Kazuyuki Shigemoto

General Manager, Investment Planning Dept
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited

Miyuki Zeniya

General Manager, Responsible Investment Center
The Dai-ichi Life Insurance Company, Limited

Hiroshi Masuda

Executive Director
The Pension Fund of Fujikura

Yoshiaki Nakahara

General Manager, Investment Department
Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd.

Norimitsu Takeda

Chief Investment Officer
Zurich Life Insurance


Who should attend?

Chief investment officers, chief executive officers, heads of asset classes, investment committee members and senior investment staff, directly or indirectly managing assets for Japan’s largest insurers, pension funds, trust banks and other large financial institutions.


Approximately 60 representatives of institutional investor entities.



Registration and agenda are available upon request, please contact:

Jennifer Steele

Director of Events and Head of Client Services
DID: +852 2842 6956
Fax: +852 2842 7056
Mobile: +852 6013 9283