ORIX Announces New CEO

ORIX USA Corporation today announced the appointment of Mr. Hideto Nishitani as Chairman, President and CEO effective April 1.  Mr. Nishitani was appointed Chairman of ORIX USA in 2012 and Corporate Senior Vice President of our parent company ORIX Corporation in January 2014. He has 32-year track record of comprehensive global financial services experience working for ORIX Corporation in the U.K., Ireland, Canada and Japan.

Prior to joining ORIX USA, he was actively involved in ORIX Corporation’s private equity investment strategy as a Senior Vice President in the company’s Investment Banking division headquartered in Japan. In this capacity, he was responsible for sourcing, acquiring, restructuring and managing portfolio companies.

On March 31, 2015 Mr. Brian F. Prince resigned from his position as CEO of the company.

Amanda Gleason for ORIX USA