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President & Executive Committee
Introducing our Executive Committee (Excom) for BCCJ year 2019-2020, elected at our Annual General Meeting (AGM) on April 24 2019.
Partner, Deloitte Tohmatsu Tax Co. (BCCJ President)
Director, University of Oxford Japan (BCCJ Vice-President)
Partner, Clifford Chance Law Office
Partner, KPMG (BCCJ Treasurer)
Managing Director, Candlewick Co., Ltd. (BCCJ Head of Comms)
President and Representative Director, Barclays Securities Japan Limited (BCCJ Responsible Business)
Director, EY Japan (BCCJ Digital-Tech Innovation)
President and Representative Director, GlaxoSmithKline K.K (BCCJ Diversity and Inclusion)
Senior Manager of External Affairs, Aston Martin Japan
President & Chief Operating Officer, Lloyd’s Japan Inc. (BCCJ Membership)
Director, Global Perspectives K.K. (BCCJ Responsible Business)
Richard Thornley CBE
Managing Partner, Taylor Brunswick Japan K.K. (2020 Vision / Tokyo Olympics & Paralympics / 2019 Rugby World Cup)
As Executive Director of the BCCJ, Lori Henderson is responsible for the leadership, general management, and communications strategy of the organisation.
She is an active advocate for Diversity and Inclusion, responsible business and talent pool development in Japan, with a particular view towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics and the 2019 Rugby World Cup.
Membership & Marketing
Sam is responsible for membership and marketing at the BCCJ, delivering up-to-date communications across 8 digital channels, working to serve members needs efficiently. A background in digital marketing has seen Sam deliver projects for a range of companies, from Japanese start-ups to high profile global clients such as Goldman Sachs and Guru Navi. Sam specializes in SEO, Content Strategy, Video Production.
Samata-san coordinates and oversees a variety of key Chamber operations, from ensuring all activities are carried out in an appropriate, legal and cost-effective way, to performing quality controls and supporting chamber member enquiries.
Noriko brings a wealth of experience in project management, event coordination and trade relations to the Chamber. She plays a central role in all aspects of our events programme, from populating our calendar, to planning the finer details that help make BCCJ events really stand out.
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