Mr. Tadashi Yanai is a Chairman at G.U. Co., Ltd., a Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at UNIQLO Co., Ltd. and a Chairman, President & Group CEO at FAST RETAILING CO., LTD. He is on the Board of Directors at Nippon Venture Capital Corp., Uniqlo Europe Ltd., Link Theory Japan Co., Ltd. and J Brand Europe Ltd. Mr. Yanai was previously employed as a Chairman by Viewcompany Co., Ltd., a Chairman by FR France SAS, a Chairman by Uniqlo France SAS, a Chairman, President & CEO by Fast Retailing USA, Inc., a Representative Director by Global Investment Co., Ltd., a Representative Director by Global Retailing Co., Ltd., and an Independent Outside Director by SoftBank Group Corp. He also served on the board at Uniqlo Hong Kong Ltd. and SPARX Group Co., Ltd. He received his undergraduate degree from Waseda University.