Yommei Yanagiba
Global Senior Partner for Asia Pacific

My passion is driving business innovation by connecting people across cultures.

Yommei is Asia Pacific President and CEO of Capital Services for GE Healthcare. Prior to this appoint, she spent 2 years building GE Capital Industrial Finance Greater China, providing life cycle financial service solutions to GE industrial customers and partners by leveraging GE Capital domain expertise and global resource.

Yommei joined GE Capital in 2001, and has held various senior leadership roles with progressive responsibilities in the U.S., Asia Pacific region and China. Her experience covers M&A, equity investment, debt and financing leasing, supply chain financing and non-performing loan business. Served as Chief Risk Officer for GE Capital Greater China, her responsibility includes equity, commercial and consumer finance businesses.

Most recently as President & CEO and vice Chairman of Yingda International Leasing Co., a Joint Venture between GE Capital and the State Grid Corporation of China (the largest state owned enterprise in China). Yommei help grow the greenfield startup to a world class financial service platform with over $1.5B in assets in four years. The Joint Venture was recognized as a best practice in global partnership.

Prior to joining GE Capital, Yommei worked at a NASDAQ listed US high tech industrial company, where she spent 8 years starting up company’s business and setting up strategic joint venture in China. Her industrial experience covers energy, transportation, petrochemical, aviation and healthcare.

Global Mindset Approach

Yommei served as co-leader for GE Women Network China hub for many years. Aspiring to be a global mindset leader, her passion is on driving business innovation by connecting people across cultures.