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Keiichi Hotta

Managing Director


Keiichi Hotta

Life at FGS Global

Developing new business opportunities and advising clients on their communication activities in relation to Japan by providing strategic counsel to their cross-cultural challenges.

Life Pre-FGS Global

Head of MUFG Global HR Organization, also served various senior roles in Chief of Staff and Strategy functions at MUFG.

Life Beyond FGS Global

Big sports fan, especially of golf. Can be found in one of the golf courses in Japan with his equally enthusiastic wife.

As a Managing Director out of FGS Global’s Japan office, Keiichi Hotta brings 30+ years of experience from MUFG, the largest Japan-based multinational financial institution. Keiichi advises clients on their communication activities in Japan and develops new business opportunities by providing strategic counsel to their global challenges, including employee engagement, transformation, organization development and crisis management.

Before joining FGS Global, Keiichi worked closely with senior executives at MUFG to plan and execute enterprise level solutions for their global challenges, including new business initiatives, international crisis management, culture integration of international leaders, and post-merger integration efforts.

Most recently, Keiichi led the Global HR team of 600+ employees spanning across more than 20 countries in Asia, EMEA and the Americas. Prior to that, he also operated in a leadership capacity in the Chief of Staff International function and acted as a point person to cover enterprise-wide challenges in their international platform. Earlier in his career, he experienced various roles at MUFG including in the Japan Domestic HR function, business unit CFO and Head of Strategy for their US multinational business and credit officer for the emerging markets portfolio.

A graduate of the Keio University, Keiichi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in law. He spent his youth going back and forth between Tokyo and New York and considers both cities his hometown. Loves playing golf with his wife, and lives with his family in Tokyo.

Keiichi Hotta
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