Natsue Ishida is Vice President, Executive Officer, and Managing Director of the Legal and Intellectual Property Division, at SEGA SAMMY Holdings Inc., in Tokyo, Japan. Before joining SEGA SAMMY Holdings, Inc., Ms. Ishida was the General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of UD Trucks Corporation, in Japan where she provided legal guidance and advice to the management and business divisions covering all company activities in and outside of Japan. Before joining UD Trucks, Ms. Ishida worked as the Head of Legal Department at a major cosmetics company, medical device/electronics company, and as a legal counsel for a major Japanese securities company in Tokyo.
Ms. Ishida is a legal and compliance professional with a deep experience of client service and in-house counsel practices. Ms. Ishida’s international experience includes working as the head of legal and compliance functions for global companies in various industries including entertainment, commercial vehicles, cosmetics, medical devices and electronics, and as a legal counsel for a major Japanese securities firm. Her experience also includes working in the United States and Europe in the areas of global data protection and global transfer pricing as a member of the international headquarters of a large multinational accounting firm. In addition to general corporate practice, her areas of focus include corporate governance, compliance, professional ethics, data protection, IP, and international taxation. Ms. Ishida is a member of the New York State Bar and is a Certified Information Privacy Professional.