TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Citi announced today that it has appointed Isao Kojima as Head of Treasury and Trade Solutions for Japan, effective June 1, 2018. Mr. Kojima will report locally to T. J. Della Pietra, Citi Country Officer and Japan CEO, and globally to Naveed Sultan, Global Head of Treasury and Trade Solutions.
Mr. Kojima will join Citi from JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Tokyo Branch, where he has served as Head of Treasury Services in Japan since 2014. Mr. Kojima began his banking career with Sumitomo Bank in 1990 and served in a number of senior leadership roles at Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation for over 16 years, including Senior Vice President of Trade Finance.
"Today's appointment constitutes an important part of Citi's continued efforts to strengthen our ability to serve corporate and institutional clients in Japan and also reflects our continued investment in key talent to support our clients. I am confident that Isao's extensive banking and leadership experience will enable us to capitalize on our positive momentum and cement the leadership position of our cash management and trade finance business in Japan,” said Mr. Sultan.
Citi's Treasury and Trade Solutions business enables our clients' success by providing an integrated suite of innovative and tailored cash management and trade finance services to multinational corporations, financial institutions and public sector organizations across the globe.
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management.
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