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 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.