Yotaro Agari
Business Collaboration Head

Japan Citizen. Age 51. Domiciled in Indonesia. Assigned as Business Collaboration Head of PT Bank Danamon Indonesia Tbk (Danamon) since October 2018.


Qualifications/Education Background

Yotaro Agari has a Master of Management from Northwestern University, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management in USA, and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Tokyo.

Work Experience

Yotaro Agari has acquired versatile expertise in business development and PMI and demonstrated leadership in his 12 years with Goldman Sachs Japan and 6,5 years with MUFG in Tokyo and Singapore. Yotaro spent his first 10 years with two of MUFG’s predecessor banks and then spent next 12 years with Goldman Sachs Japan, where he advised clients on M&A and capital raising as a Co-Head of Financial Institutions Group. Yotaro rejoined MUFG in 2012, and undertook MUFG’s growth strategy outside of Japan. Yotaro played a leading role in strategic investments and acquisitions in Vietnam, Thailand, The Philippines, and Indonesia. From 2015 to 2018, Yotaro was responsible for strategic planning and implementation as General Manager of Planning Division for Asia & Oceania in Singapore, while continuing to lead business development efforts. He also served as a non-executive member of the board to VietinBank from 2016 to 2018.