- 1. Career
Nobuyuki Hirano has been a director at Morgan Stanley since November 2015.
He served as Chairman of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., one of the world’s leading financial groups, from April 2019 until March 2021, and was President and Group CEO of MUFG from April 2013 to March 2019.
He has served as Senior Advisor of MUFG Bank, Ltd., the core commercial banking unit of MUFG, since April 2021, Director of MUFG Bank from June 2005 until March 2020, and Chairman of MUFG Bank from April 2016 to March 2019. Mr. Hirano served as Director of MUFG from June 2010 to June 2021, with the title of Deputy President from October 2010 to March 2012.
He served as President and CEO of MUFG Bank from April 2012 to March 2016 and Deputy President of MUFG Bank from June 2009 to March 2012. He served as Managing Officer of MUFG from 2009 to 2010, and as Senior Managing Director from 2008 to 2009 and Managing Director from 2006 to 2008 of MUFG Bank. Mr. Hirano has held numerous senior-level positions in Japan and abroad since joining The Mitsubishi Bank, Limited in 1974, including in the Corporate Planning Office and Corporate Banking Division of The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Ltd.
He is also a member of the board of Toyota Motor Corporation, The Mitsubishi Research Institute, Inc. and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. Mr. Hirano previously served as a director of Morgan Stanley from 2009 to 2011.