Makiko Hayase joined Integral Corporation in December 2007. Prior to joining Integral Corporation, she was a consultant at McKinsey and Company, where she served clients in consumer goods, financial services, technology, and automobile industries in Japan, Europe, and the US. Previously, she spent over three years in cross-border M&A advisory at the Sakura Bank (now Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation) and also at Daiwa Securities SMBC. She worked with Japanese and international clients of mainly heavy machinery and high-tech industries on their divestiture, acquisition, and turn-around projects.
Makiko Hayase holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a B.A. in Law from the University of Tokyo.