Yoshihiko Miyauchi is Senior Chairman of ORIX Corporation. Mr. Miyauchi began his career at Nichimen & Co., Ltd. (now Sojitz Corp.) in 1960 and spent four years there before joining Orient Leasing Co., Ltd. (now ORIX Corp.) as one of its 13 founding members in 1964. He became president and CEO in 1980 and was appointed Chairman and CEO in 2000. In June 2014, he resigned as Chairman, CEO, and a Director. At present, Mr. Miyauchi serves as Senior Chairman. He has overseen the evolution of ORIX into an integrated financial services group.
Mr. Miyauchi has long been a proponent of deregulation and served as President of the Council for Promoting Regulatory Reform, established within the Cabinet Office, until October 2006. He is presently Honorary Secretary of the Keizai Doyukai (Japan Association of Corporate Executives) and is an active member of the Nippon Keidanren (Japan Business Federation).
He holds directorships on the boards of ACCESS CO.,LTD. and Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co.,Ltd.
Mr. Miyauchi graduated with a B.A. from Kwansei Gakuin University, followed by an M.B.A. from the University of Washington in 1960.