Banking Sector Committee

The Banking Sector Committee (BSC) is elected from all the IBA Japan banking members. Committee members are all country or branch heads of their bank. The Committee discusses and prioritises the Association’s engagement on issues that affect foreign banks in Japan.

Mr. Hardeep Singh Rattan

Chief Executive, Japan Branches
Bank of India


Mr. James Gibson

Head of Territory Japan
General Manager, BNP Paribas, Tokyo Branch
Chairman and Representative Director
BNP Paribas Securities (Japan) Ltd.

Ms. Sandrina Zurmuehlen

Country CEO Japan
Commerzbank AG, Tokyo Branch


Mr. Martin Spann

Branch Head Tokyo
Commonwealth Bank of Australia Tokyo Branch

Mr. Tomohiko Nakano

Branch Manager
Deutsche Bank AG

Mr. Takasuke Sekine

Head of Global Banking, Japan
HSBC Group Japan

Mr. Leo van Stijn

Country Manager, Head of Clients
ING Bank N.V., Tokyo Branch


Mr. Rosario Pedicini

General Manager
Representative Director in Japan
Intesa Sanpaolo S.p.A., Tokyo Branch

Mr. Fabrice Garambois

Chief Operating Officer
Credit Agricole CIB


Mr. Shinji Yamada

Branch Manager
UBS Tokyo Branch


Mr. Fabio D el Rodrigues

Asia Regional Manager/General Manager
Banco do Brasil

Mr. Yukinori Kojima

General Manager & Country Manager
Metropolitan Bank & Trust Company

Ms. Janari Tonoike

Country Head of Japan
National Australia Bank Limited, Tokyo Branch

Mr. Makito Nagahiro

Country Head and CEO of Japan
Royal Bank of Canada, Tokyo Branch

Mr. Kanta Murata

Deputy Branch Manager &
Head of Corporate Department I
Societe Generale, Tokyo Branch


Mr G. C. Jeyakumar

Country Head Japan & CEO Tokyo 
State Bank of India

Mr. Mark Hamilton

President & Representative Director
State Street Trust & Banking Co., Ltd.

Mr Hiroaki Hashiguchi

Tokyo Branch Manager & Representative
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Tokyo Branch

(Observer) Mr. Tsuyoshi Ishide

Head of Resources, Energy and Infrastructure
Australia and New Zealand Banking Group

(Observer) Mr. Koichi Ebara

General Manager
Union de Banques Arabes et Francaises

(Observer) Mr. Bart Wakabayashi

Branch Manager
State Street Bank & Trust

(Observer) Mr. Yasunori Takeuchi

Chief Executive Officer, Japan
Standard Chartered Bank

(Observer) Mr. Makoto Kuwahara

CEO, President and Representative Director
Credit Suisse Securities (Japan) Limited

(Observer) Mr. John Shen-Nagakura

Representative in Japan
Taishin International Bank