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. Chairman, US-Japan Business Council. President, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Foundation. Member of the Board, Japan Exchange Group and Coalition of Service Industries. Chairman, International Committee, American Council of Life Insurers. President Emeritus, American Chamber of Commerce in Japan.