Yasushi Itagaki
President Director
Japan Citizen. Age 55 years. Domiciled in Indonesia. Appointed as Director of Bank Danamon at the Bank ‘s Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on March 20, 2018.

Qualifications / Education Background

Yasushi Itagaki received his Bachelor of Laws degree from Kyoto University in 1987.

Work Experience

Yasushi Itagaki is a seasoned banker with over three decades of experience in corporate and investment banking. Before joining Bank Danamon, Itagaki was the Managing Executive Officer and Deputy Chief Executive of the Global Commercial Banking Business Unit of MUFG Bank and Executive Officer of MUFG.

Prior to his position above, Itagaki was the General Manager of the Global Planning Division where amongst his many roles, he was responsible for strategic planning in support of the Bank’s global expansion. Over the course of his career with the firm, Itagaki has held a number of important roles with increasing levels of responsibility. Itagaki was based in Singapore from 2013 to 2015 where he set up the Bank’s regional headquarters for Asia & Oceania and assisted the Regional CEO in developing and executing key strategic initiatives for the region.

Among the many important contributions of Itagaki to the development of MUFG’s business platform, he designed grand picture and strategized ASEAN commercial banking network. Throughout his career at MUFG, Itagaki has played a significant role in the strategic partnership in ASEAN region with Krungsri, Security Bank, VietinBank, and Bank Danamon.