Vice President at MUFG Union Bank
Upon graduating from Keio University in Japan with a bachelor’s degree in Business and Commerce with a major in marketing, Yuka joined Lehman Brothers Japan in the Operations Department before becoming their Philanthropy Coordinator. Yuka then moved to New York to attend New York University, where she earned a MS degree in Philanthropy and Fundraising. She briefly worked for the Japanese government giving grants to organizations in the U.S. who promoted Japanese culture. She joined MUFG (legacy BTMU) in 2011 in Corporate Communications department and now works for Corporate Social Responsibility for the Americas. Yuka now is the Foundation relationship manager covering the bank’s wholesale market and manages bank-wide volunteer programs. Yuka enjoys playing golf, traveling, and practicing Pilates. She lives in Westchester, NY with her husband, 5-year-old son and 1-year-old daughter.