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Mr. Oki Matsumoto Mr. Oki Matsumoto
President & CEO, Monex Inc.
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  • Understanding Individual Needs Accurately

    Mr. Matsumoto is opening up the way for a new stock investor group that trades stocks over the Internet or telephone with the sharp business sense of understanding individual needs. In August, Monex listed its shares in the stock market for the newly established companies, "Mothers" of the Tokyo Securities Exchange, which was realized only 16 months after the company was established.

    He took up a new course of life from the partner of the leading U.S. investment bank, Goldman Sachs Group. Mr. Matsumoto anticipated "a change equal to the Industrial Revolution in individual finances is upcoming due to the widespread use of the Internet".

    Mr. Matsumoto is practicing a managerial approach for the new era such as to keep stock prices in a range that even individual investors could afford by repeating capital increase through shareholder allocation of one-yen one-stock. Graduated from the Faculty of Law at University of Tokyo. Aged 36.


  • Education
    The University of Tokyo, Faculty of Law Bachelor of Liberal Arts, March 1987
    Experience
    1987 to 1990 Salomon Brothers Asia Limited
    Fixed Income Division
    1990 to 1992 Goldman Sachs (Japan) Ltd.
    Fixed Income Division
    1992 to 1994 Vice President
    Goldman Sachs (Japan) Ltd.
    Fixed Income Division
    1994 to 1998 General Partner
    Goldman Sachs Group, L.P.
    1998 to 1999 Consultant
    Goldman Sachs (Japan) Ltd.
    April, 1999 President CEO
    Monex, Inc.
    Other
    1995 to 1996 A committee member of Bond Underwriter Association
    1996 to 1997 A committee member of The Tokyo International Finance Future Exchange
    February, 1999 A member of Economic Council to Prime Minister

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