Board of Directors

Office Address

Pacific Century Place Marunouchi
11-1 Marunouchi 1-Chome
Tokyo 100-6230

Paul Yonamine

Non-Executive Chairman, GCA Corporation, Japan

Member of the Board


Paul Yonamine is a member of GCA’s Board of Directors and Non-executive Chairman of GCA Corporation, Japan. Paul also serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Central Pacific Financial Corp and Executive Chairman of Central Pacific Bank, and was previously the Country General Manager and President of IBM Japan.

Paul brings a wealth of experience and perspective to the Board, specifically with regards to GCA’s cross-border technology-sector M&A advisory services for Japanese businesses. Paul’s extensive career also includes serving as: President of Hitachi Consulting Co., Ltd.; National Partner-in-Charge of Japanese Practice Consulting and Managing Partner of Hawaii Operations for KPMG LLP; President of KPMG Consulting Japan; Chairman of BearingPoint Asia Pacific; and Senior Advisor to the Mayor of Honolulu, Hawaii.

Paul has a BS in Accounting from the University of San Francisco, and is currently Chairman, Board of Councilors for the US-Japan Council, as well as a member of YPO.

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