Eddie Jones, the mastermind behind England Rugby Union’s record equaling 18-match winning streak has been hired by Nomura, the investment bank on a partnership basis. The partnership between Jones and Nomura will last for an initial term of three years.
Jones will share his insights from the world of coaching with Nomura’s client-facing team, demonstrating how his on-the-field leanings can be transferred off-the-field into a corporate banking environment:
Jonathan Lewis, Head of EMEA at Nomura, said:
“We are delighted to be partnering with Eddie, who will be working with our client-facing leadership team, sharing his leadership and coaching insights with clients and how they apply to the corporate world. Eddie’s Japanese background and skill coaching high performing teams in Japan and globally makes him an ideal fit for Nomura’s brand position of connecting markets East and West.”
Commenting on the partnership, Eddie Jones, England Rugby Union Head Coach, said:
“I’m very pleased to be working with Nomura. There are obvious parallels with teams that I’ve coached. I hope to be able to share some of my experiences of what it takes to achieve success at the very highest level of competition with Nomura’s clients and people, as well as on helping diverse groups work successfully together.”