In line with Harver Group's mission of providing high quality research, the company has hired Kuga Hitmoi to Head Human Resources. She has a plethora of experience at some of Japan´s largest banks and will undoubtedly be an asset.
Harver Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Kuga Hitomi as the Head of Human Resources and Head of Internal Communications. In this role she will also become a permanent member of Harver Group's Executive Committee. She will be based in Tokyo at Harver Group's Head Quarters and will report to Senior Partner, Mr. James Aiguo. She will replace the outgoing Enoki Teiko as she retires. Kuga Hitmoi´s appointment will be effective on Monday, September 2nd 2013.
"I would like to thank Enoki Teiko for the many hours of work she has put in at Harver Group. Her contributions in the hiring process will not be forgotten as she helped us to identify top tier talent during her tenure here," said Mr. Koji Masuto, Director and Senior Partner.
Kuga Hitomi attended the University of Osaka to receive her undergraduate degree in economics, and then continued on to the University of Tokyo to obtain a master´s degree in human resources. She began her career in the human resources department of Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group. Later she worked for Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, where she helped integrate new hires into the company. Prior to joining Harver Group, she worked for Mizuho Financial Group, where she leads the hiring of new analysts, and was also a member of the selection committee for upper management.
"I am delighted to hire Kuga Hitmoi as our new Head of Human Resources, her varied experience in the field working at some of Japan´s largest banks will be an important asset to the company. Her skills in identifying talent will aid the company in counting making top quality hires," said Mr. James Aiguo, Director and Senior Partner.