To Be a Good Company

Who We Are

We are on our client’s side

Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd. (TMAM) provides investment advisory services for corporate pension funds and other institutional investors and corporate clients, and offers public investment trusts for individual customers.

Corporate Profile

  • 57 billion USD
    Assets under management as at September 30, 2017
  • 1985 founded
    TMAM was established in December 1985
  • 4 sites around the world
    Global structure with offices in Tokyo, New York, London and Singapore

Leadership

Since our establishment in 1985, Tokio Marine Asset Management has strived to provide excellence in investment management services for our clients, and it is under this commitment that we will continue to develop and expand our business as part of the Tokio Marine Group.

We will continue to provide an exceptional client service that goes above and beyond expectations by remaining focused on the three pillars of our management mission.

  • Fiduciary - Strong fiduciary standards
  • Quality - Constantly improving quality
  • Innovation - Market-leading products

This is the “TMAM Quality” that we deliver, and will continue to deliver, to maintain the strong relationship of trust we have with our clients and take us to the next stage of our growth as an asset management firm.

Board of Directors

  • Toshio Goto
    President & CEO

    Career
    • Asset management career spans over 30 years.
    • Spent three years as head of the asset management business at Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group and Mitsubishi UFJ Trust and Banking Corporation, and seven years as President of Mitsubishi UFJ Asset Management.
    • Served as director of both the Investment Trusts Association, Japan (JITA) and the Security Analysts Association of Japan (SAAJ).
    • Appointed President & CEO of Tokio Marine Asset Management in April 2018.
  • Yuichiro Kominami
    Managing Director

    Career
    • After joining Tokio Marine & Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. (currently Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd.), held successive positions in the Investment Department.
    • Appointed Representative Director & President of Millea Real-Estate-Risk Management,Inc.
    • Appointed Director of Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd.
    • Currently serving as Managing Director.
  • Nobuki Goto
    Managing Director

    Career
    • Joined Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. in 1983.
    • Transferred to Tokio Marine MC Asset Management Co., Ltd. (presently, Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd.) in 1990.
    • Held successive positions, including Head of Investment Research Department, Head of Japanese Equity Department, Head of Quantitative Research and Investment Department, and Head of Investment Trust Business Division.
    • Appointed Executive Officer in 2006.
    • Appointed President and CEO of Tokio Marine Property Investment Management, Inc. in 2013.
    • Currently serving as Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investment Division of Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd.
  • Charles J. Yang
    Managing Director

    Career
    • Charles J. Yang started his career with J.P. Morgan Investment Management in New York as a quantitative analyst. After serving as Chief Investment Officer for major European and Japanese asset management firms, he joined Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd. in 2016.
    • Mr. Yang was a member of the Board of Governors for CFA Institute from 2009 to 2015. He served as Chair from 2013 to 2014, the first Asian Chair in the history of CFA Institute.

    Qualifications: CFA

Non-executive Directors

  • Hirokazu Fujita
  • Yoshinari Endo
  • Tamon Watanabe
  • Masafumi Hikima

Executives

  • Tatsuro Yuzawa
    Managing Executive Officer and Head of International Business Division

    Career
    • Held successive positions in fixed income and equity investment for a Japanese bank and global asset management companies.
    • Joined Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd. as Head of Quantitative Research & Investment.
    • Served as Managing Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer.
    • Currently Managing Executive Officer and Head of International Business Division.

    Qualifications: CFA, CMA, CIIA

  • Chiaki Furuya
    Executive Officer, Head of Institutional Business Division, and Head of Financial Institutions Department

    Career
    • Held successive positions in institutional business for Japanese insurance and asset management companies.
    • Currently Executive Officer, Head of Institutional Business Division, and Head of Financial Institutions Department.
  • Ryuichi Hokao
    Executive Officer and Head of Investment Trust Business Division

    Career
    • After joining Tokio Marine & Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. (currently Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd.), held successive positions in the Investment Department.
    • Appointed Head of Corporate Strategy Department.
    • Currently serving as Executive Officer and Head of Investment Trust Business.

    Qualifications: CMA, CIIA, CFP

  • Ryoichi Tsunemi
    Executive Officer and Head of Administration Division

    Career
    • Held successive positions in charge of credit review for loan originations for a Japanese commercial bank and Japanese equity investment, research and investment risk management for its investment management subsidiary.
    • Joined Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd. and served as Head of Investment Risk Management.
    • Currently Executive Officer and Head of Administration Division.

    Qualifications: CMA

  • Kenichi Hirayama
    Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer

    Career
    • Began career at Daiwa Asset Management before joining Tokio Marine MC Asset Management Co., Ltd. (presently, Tokio Marine Asset Management Co., Ltd.) in 1997.
    • Initially worked in fixed income investments; also became involved in investment strategy from 2002.
    • Appointed Head of Investment Strategy in 2016, working closely with the CIO.
    • Currently serving as Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer.

    Qualifications: Ph.D., CMA, CIIA

History

TMAM - Providing a high quality service that exceeds client expectations

Awards

TMAM places great importance on the quality of our offering, and the level of service provided collectively and individually to our clients. Therefore, we are proud when the quality of the work that we do is recognised by others.

    • Morningstar Fund of the Year 2016 Awards
    TMAM’s TMA Japan Owners Equity Fund was named Excellent Fund in the Domestic Mid- and Small-cap Stock Fund Division of the Morningstar Fund of the Year 2016 Awards (Japan)
    • InvestmentEurope Fund Manager of the Year Awards 2016/2017
    TMAM’s Focus B EUR Fund was named “Best Japanese Equity Fund” at the Investment Europe Fund Manager of the Year Awards 2016/2017.
    • Mercer MPA Awards 2016
    TMAM’s Focus Strategy was awarded the Mercer MPA (Japan) Award 2016 in the Japan Equity Large-cap category
    • Rating & Investment Information Inc. (R&I) 2016
    TMAM’s Focus Strategy was awarded the R&I Fund Award in the Defined Benefit Pension/ Japanese Growth Equity Fund category
    • Rating & Investment Information Inc. (R&I) 2015
    • Rating & Investment Information Inc. (R&I) 2016
    TMAM’s GARP Strategy was awarded the R&I Fund Award in the Defined Benefit Pension/ Japanese Growth Equity Fund category
    • LIPPER FUND AWARDS 2014 JAPAN
    • LIPPER FUND AWARDS 2015 JAPAN
    • LIPPER FUND AWARDS 2016 JAPAN
    TMAM was awarded the Lipper Fund Award for Best Group Over 3 Years Overall
    • CAMRADATA Asset View Award 2016
    TMAM’s Focus Strategy won the CAMRADATA Asset View Award in the Japanese Equity - All Cap category
    • CAMRADATA Asset View Award 2015
    TMAM’s GARP Strategy was the runner-up for the Asset View Award in the Japanese Equity - All Cap (YEN) category
    • AsianInvestor 2009 & 2010
    Tokio Marine Investment Management International Pte. Ltd. won the AsianInvestor Investment Performance Award in the Asia ex Japan Equities category
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