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President & Executive Committee
Introducing our Executive Committee (Excom) for BCCJ year 2020-2021.
Partner, Deloitte Tohmatsu Tax Co. (BCCJ President)
Director, University of Oxford Japan (BCCJ Vice-President / BCCJ Digi-tech Innovation)
President & Chief Executive Officer Japan, HSBC
Director, EY Japan (BCCJ Responsible Business)
President & Chief Operating Officer, Lloyd’s Japan Inc. (BCCJ Responsible Business)
Partner, KPMG (BCCJ Treasurer / BCCJ Digi-tech Innovation)
Senior Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer
Representative Director, President, Croda Japan (BCCJ Diversity & Inclusion)
Individual Member (BCCJ Digi-tech Innovation)
President and Representative Director, Barclays Securities Japan Limited (BCCJ Responsible Business)
VP Trade & FDI, Intralink KK (BCCJ Responsible Business)
Sarah Everitt Furuya
Executive Coach and Life Coach, Sarah Furuya Coaching
Founder & Co-CEO, Yuzu Kyodai (BCCJ Diversity & Inclusion)
Director, Economist Corporate Network
Director, Global Perspectives K.K. (BCCJ Responsible Business)
Department for International Trade, British Embassy Tokyo (Ex officio)
British Council Director for Japan (Ex officio) (BCCJ Diversity & Inclusion)
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 Paralympics.
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.
Sarah’s role as Associate Director includes implementing operational plans to achieve Chamber goals and objectives, as set by our Executive Committee (Excom); delivering a great member services programme; and managing all BCCJ events and activities.
BCCJ Support Team
Donald is currently a senior majoring in International Affairs at Temple University. After graduating, he is hoping to find work in fields that bring people from different countries closer together.
Rebekkah is currently a senior majoring in International Affairs at Temple University. She enjoys communicating with people from all over the world and hopes to work in an international environment after graduation.
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