Yoshiharu Yanagisawa

Managing Director, Japan

Yoshiharu Yanagisawa

Yoshi Yanagisawa is Managing Director and Representative Director with OANDA in Japan, responsible for driving the business in the world largest retail foreign exchange market. He brings more than 30 years knowledge and experience in the foreign exchange industry, both on the buy and sell side. Prior to OANDA, Yoshi had an intensive career as a foreign exchange interbank trader, working with leading institutions including Bankers Trust Company, BHF-Bank, AMRO Bank, HSBC and State Street Bank and Trust Company, where he was Senior Managing Director and General Manager of the Tokyo office for seven years. He also led and developed a business with Japanese retail FX aggregators. Yoshi holds a Bachelor degree in economics from Gakushuin University.