Corporate Data

Board of Directors

Hisanaga Tanimura, Founder of the Company, President and CEO
Hisanaga Tanimura,
CEO and Founder,
Representative Executive Officer

Mr. Tanimura established Financial Products Group CO.,Ltd (FPG) in Nov 2001. Mr.Tanimura has more than 20 years of experience in the field of arranging Japanese tax lease. Prior to establishing FPG, Mr. Tanimura was representative of ING Lease Japan N.V. Tokyo Branch. He also held several positions in Sumisho lease Co.,Ltd (currently Sumitomo Mitsui Finance & Leasing Company, Limited). Mr.Tanimura received his Bachelor in Economics from Kwansei Gakuin University in 1983.

Takeshi Kadota, Managing Director, member of the board (Independent)
Tadashi Ishiguro,
Managing Director, member of the board,
Senior Managing Executive Officer

Mr. Ishiguro joined in the company in 2016 as Senior Managing Executive Officer after serving as CEO and President at FPG Trust Co., LTD., Senior Corporate Advisor at Nomura Trust & Banking and Senior Advisor at Nomura Holdings. Prior to almost a decade of serving at Nomura, Mr. Ishiguro spent over 25 years with the Long-Term Credit Bank of Japan (now Shinsei Bank). During his time there, Mr. Ishiguro served as Executive Operating Officer for the corporate affairs divisions. Mr. Ishiguro received his Bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Tokyo in 1978.

Takeshi Kadota, Managing Director, member of the board (Independent)
Takeshi Kadota,
Managing Director, member of the board (Independent)

Mr. Kadota is the independent director, joined in the company in 2008 as Auditor. Prior to that, Mr.Kadota was formally President of Mitsubishi Corporation Capital (Currently Mitsubishi Corporation Asset Management Ltd.). Mr. Kadota has been engaged for almost 30 years in various capital market and investment banking business, including private equity investments and corporate finance services as Senior Vice President, Division Chief Operating Officer in Mitsubishi corporation.
Mr. Kadota currently serves as a president of Kadota & Co., auditor of Hachijuni(82) Bank Ltd. and Advantage advisors.
Mr. Kadota received his Bachelor’s degree in Law from the University of Tokyo in 1971 and his Master’s Business Administration from Stanford University in 1981.

Masashi Funayama, Managing Director, member of the board (Independent)
Masashi Funayama, Managing Director,
member of the board (Independent)

Mr. Funayama is the independent director, joined in the company in 2008 as Auditor. Previously, Mr. Funayama held several positions in Arthur Andersen and Co. (Currently Accenture Japan Ltd.), Citi Bank private banking division, and Republic National Bank of NY( currently HSBC Bank ). Mr. Funayama currently serves as a president of Funayama CPA Office, and Managing Director of Finantec Co.,Ltd.
Mr. Funayama received his Bachelor's degree in Commerce from Hitotsubashi University in 1976.

Brian Nelson, Managing Director,member of the board (Independent)
Brian Nelson,
Managing Director,
member of the board (Independent)

Received Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from University of Southern California in 1990.
Dec.1995  Joined The Gallup Japan
Feb.2000  Director and COO , Value Commerce Co., Ltd
Mar.2001  Representative Director and CEO ,Value Commerce Co., Ltd
Sep.2005  Co-Founder and Director (Current Position), Weatherly Japan K.K.
Oct.2007  Representative Director and Chairman, and CEO, Value Commerce Co., Ltd.
Aug.2011  Established BNC Co., Ltd. , Co-Founder and Chairman
Mar.2015  Co-Founder and CEO, BNC Co., Ltd. (Current Position)
Jun. 2017 Principal Advisor ,Kelly Slater Wave Company (Current Position)
Dec.2017 Managing Director, FPG (Current Position)

EXECUTIVE OFFICERS

Senior Managing Executive Officer

Managing Executive Officers

Executive Officers

AUDIT & SUPERVISORY BOARD MEMBERS