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Prior to joining Prudential in 2011, Sakamoto practiced law in Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu in Tokyo and Alston Bird in Washington D.C., where he handled corporate transactions, dispute resolution, bankruptcy, taxation and general corporate matters. Sakamoto graduated from the University of Tokyo (Japan) with a Bachelor’s degree in Law. Sakamoto is admitted to practice Law in Japan and New York. Sakamoto ran New York City Marathon in 2014.

International Counsel, Vice President

Prudential Financial, Inc.
751 Broad Street
21st floor
Newark, NJ 07102

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Financial Services/Insurance

Leadership Positions

Hideyuki Sakamoto is Vice President & International Counsel at the Prudential Insurance Company of America, responsible for legal matters of the company’s International Insurance business. Sakamoto joined Prudential Holdings of Japan as Vice President in 2011, and was promoted to Executive Officer and Chief Legal Officer at Prudential Gibraltar Financial Life Insurance Company Limited (bank channel operations in Japan) in 2012. For a one year assignment to the U.S., Sakamoto moved with his family to New Jersey in August 2014.

Law School

New York University School of Law in the U.S.

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