Delivering a Better Tomorrow HIDEKI MATSUYAMA × NOMURA

As Asia’s global investment bank,
Nomura is committed to helping create sustainable
economic growth and social development.
Nomura decided to team up with
Hideki Matsuyama upon seeing
that his determination and spirit resonate
with our long-standing culture of
taking on new challenges
and driving change for a better future.
Nomura will support Mr. Matsuyama
as he continues to challenge
himself to reach new heights around the globe.


Hideki Matsuyama

February 25, 1992
Ehime, Japan
Tohoku Fukushi University
Turned Pro: 
8 wins in Japan Golf Tour, 5 wins in PGA Tour

Hideki Matsuyama is a world-leading professional golfer.
Matsuyama is the first Japanese amateur to qualify for the 2011 Masters Tournament.
Matsuyama made the cut in the tournament, the only amateur to do so, and won the Silver Cup, which is presented to the lowest scoring amateur.
Matsuyama turned professional in 2013 and was the first rookie ever to lead the Japanese Tour money list.
With his sight set in the United States in 2014, Matsuyama won his first PGA event at the Memorial Tournament.
Matsuyama is the first Asian golfer to win a World Championship event and is a five-time PGA Tour winner.
In 2017, Matsuyama finished second place at the U.S. Championship and his ranking moved up to second place in the Official World Golf Ranking.


World Rank:21

Feb 16, 2020
  • 2019
    Second in the ZOZO Championship
    Third in the BMW Championship
  • 2018
    Fourth in the TOUR Championship
    Fourth in the Dell Technologies Championship
  • 2017
    Fifth in the PGA Championship
    Won the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
    Second in the U.S. Open
    Won the Waste Management Phoenix Open
  • 2016
    Won the Hero World Challenge
    Won the HSBC Champions
    Fifth in the TOUR Championship
    Won the Mitsui Sumitomo VISA Taiheiyo Masters
    Won the Japan Open
    Won the Waste Management Phoenix Open
  • 2015
    Fifth in the Masters Tournament
  • 2014
    Won the Dunlop Phoenix Tournament
    Earned first PGA Tour win at the Memorial Tournament
  • 2013
    Won four Japan tours and became the first rookie to lead the Japan Tour prize money list
  • 2011
    First Japanese to win the Silver Cup at the Masters Tournament