Mr. Obata was appointed non-executive Director of Euroclear plc (“PLC”) in September 2018.
Mr. Obata is Managing Director & CEO of Mizuho Trust & Banking (Luxembourg) S.A.. He has held a number of executive positions within Mizuho Financial Group in Japan and the UK. He was Managing Director in Leveraged Financing Team in London, after serving as the Team Head of Investor Relations in Tokyo.
Mr. Obata holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from London Business School and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Tokyo.