David M. Findlay is Senior Managing Director of Nomura Holdings, Inc. (NHI), Executive Chairman of Nomura Holding America Inc. (NHA), and Chief Executive Officer of Nomura Corporate Research and Asset Management Inc. (NCRAM). He also serves in a number of corporate capacities, including Chairman of Nomura Securities International, Inc. (NSI) and Nomura Global Financial Products, Inc. (NGFP), respectively. Mr. Findlay joined Nomura in June 1999, following several years of private legal practice in London, England and San Francisco, California. He has served in a variety of senior positions with Nomura, including Chief Legal Officer of Nomura Holding America Inc. and its principal subsidiaries. Mr. Findlay is a graduate of the London School of Economics and the Inns of Court School of Law. He is admitted to bar associations in California and the District of Columbia and is a Solicitor to the Supreme Court of England and Wales. Mr. Findlay is also a member of the board of directors for the Security Industry and Financial Markets Association (SIFMA).