Sho Matsumoto

  • Degree Programme: Masters in Finance full time
  • Global Nationality: Japanese/American

Education: BA Economics

Finance sector: Commercial banking

Previous or current role: Project Finance, MUFG Bank

About me: Sho holds a Bachelors degree in Economics from Columbia University in New York. Prior to enrolling in the Masters in Finance programme at London Business School, Sho worked for MUFG Bank, initially in corporate banking and later specialising in project finance out of Tokyo and London. During his time at MUFG, Sho had the opportunity to work on transactions in sectors ranging from power generation, in both conventional and renewable energy, to the rail industry in both the UK and continental Europe.

Sho’s main motivation in joining the programme at LBS was to expand his network among a diverse group of finance professionals and also to broaden his skills and knowledge through the rigorous academic programme and professional development courses being offered by the world’s top business school. In addition to being a student ambassador, Sho is an active member of the Energy & Environment Club and Infrastructure & Construction Club. In his spare time, Sho enjoys playing tennis, travelling, diving and wine tasting.

Contact: smatsumoto.mifft2022@london.edu