Daizo has been Gen Re’s Japan Representative for Life/Health since April 2014. His career in insurance began with a Japanese life insurer, where he gathered experience in insurance claims assessment, administrative management system design and management efficiency improvement. He then joined a foreign-affiliated reinsurance company, where he was responsible for the marketing and development of their Japanese life reinsurance business.
Having joined Gen Re (formerly known as Cologne Re) in 2001 as a business development manager, he was involved in acquiring the company’s insurance business license in Japan and establishing the Tokyo branch in 2010.
Daizo is a graduate of Kanazawa University School of Law and holds an MBA from The University of Michigan. He is a chartered member of the Securities Analysts Association of Japan and is also a student of The Institute of Actuaries of Japan.