NRI is excited to announce that Yasuki Okai
, President of NRI Holdings America, to being named one of the 50 top financial technologists of 2016 in Institutional Investor’s annual Tech 50 rankings
. Okai joined NRI in 1988 and relocated to New York last year to spearhead the company’s international growth, and this is the fourth consecutive year Okai has been recognized by this ranking.
Institutional Investor Tech 50 rankings list top leaders in financial technology globally, and this year Okai has ranked 45 on the list. NRI’s achievements recognized by Institutional Investor include the post-trade outsourcing deal with UBS Securities Co. in Japan, which was the first utility service adaptation in Japan for investment banks. Another mentioned is the acquisition of Massachusetts based investment operations consulting firm Cutter Associates last month.