Tohru Tonoike
President and Chief Operating Officer, Aflac Japan

Tohru Tonoike

Tohru Tonoike graduated from Hitotsubashi University and worked for Dai-ichi Kangyo Bank, which later merged with two other banks to form the Mizuho Financial Group, prior to joining Aflac Japan as deputy president in February 2007. In 2005, he became president and representative director of Dai-ichi Kangyo Asset Management Company, another division of the Mizuho Financial Group. Tonoike served on the Aflac board of directors from November 2004 through January 2007. He was promoted to president of Aflac Japan in July 2007.