Yuji Uchida joins the MSIGEU on April 1st as new member of the Management Board and Chief Global Coordination Officer.

In his new role, Yuji Uchida will also be responsible for the business with our local Japanese clients.

Yuji Uchida already worked for MSIGEU in Cologne from April 2013 to March 2017, when he was the first Head of Reinsurance of our company and set up the Reinsurance department. The 51-year-old has been working for MSI group since 1994 and held various positions in HR, Underwriting and International Department, among others. Most recently, he worked as General Manager in the Products and Services Planning Department of Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance in Japan. Yuji Uchida holds a master's degree in Business Administration.

"We are very pleased to welcoming Yuji Uchida back to our company. He has profound professional knowledge and versatile experience in our group, which will be very beneficial," says CEO and Chairman of the Management Board Klaus M. Przybyla.