Toru Yamazaki is the Japan Head of Global Financial Crimes Compliance at J.P. Morgan. As a member of Japan Compliance Department, He oversees all financial crimes compliance functions of J.P. Morgan in the Country.
He joined J.P. Morgan Japan in 2013 to lead the financial crimes compliance initiatives for the Country, and now has oversight of the entire program in Japan. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan, he worked for a European global financial institution where he held various leading positions including Japan Head of Anti-Money Laundering Compliance as well as Advisory for Banking and Trade Surveillance.
He holds a BA in Law from Tokyo University, and is an Advanced CAMS Certified Anti Money Laundering Audit Specialist (CAMS-Audit).