Charles D. Lake II
Chairman and Representative
BA, University of Hawaii, Manoa; JD, George Washington University School of Law; SEP, Graduate School of Business, Stanford University. 1990-94, with Office of US Trade Representative, including Director, Japan Affairs, and Special Counsel; practised law in Washington DC, handling international trade and competition policy, international litigation and corporate compliance. Since 1999, with Aflac Japan, including: 2001, Senior Vice-President and General Counsel; 2001-04, Deputy President, then President and Representative responsible for operations; 2005-08, Vice-Chairman; since July 2008, Chairman. President, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation. Member of the Board, Japan Exchange Group and Coalition of Service Industries. Former Chairman, US-Japan Business Council and International Committee, American Council of Life Insurers. President Emeritus, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan.