Mr. Hideki Somemiya is Sr. General Manager of System Solutions Business Division at Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation since June 2019. He is also Sr. General Manager of Planning and Control Division of the company since December 2016. Other than Sony, he is an independent outside director of the board of ZMP, Inc for 4 years.
Before moving to Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corp., he was Chief Financial Strategist for Sony Corporation from 2015 to 2016.
Prior to joining Sony, Mr. Somemiya was an investment banking professional focusing on Technology, Media, and Telecom (TMT) sector in Japan and Asia for 16 years, working as Head of Japan TMT Investment Banking at Merrill Lynch and JPMorgan.
Mr. Somemiya received BA degree in Economics in 1990 from Kyoto University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration in 1997 from the Stern School of Management at New York University.