- Natsumi Akita
- Mizuho Financial Group, Inc.
Group Executive Officer
Group Chief People Officer
In her previous position as a VP of Adobe Marketing, Natsumi Akita oversees marketing activities in Japan such as Adobe cloud service marketing, demand generation, public relations / social media, and communication strategies including branding.
Prior to joining Adobe, Natsumi held various key positions, including General Manager of the Digital Solutions Department at Citibank Japan and Vice President of MasterCard Japan.
She left the financial industry and joined Adobe in April 2017, and has been in her current position since 2018.
Natsumi received her bachelor’s degree from the Faculty of Economics, the University of Tokyo, and her MBA from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management.