Yumi Narita

United States
Job Title:
Global Head of Corporate Governance

Yumi Narita is Global Head of Corporate Governance at AllianceBernstein. She sets AB’s engagement and proxy voting policies and directs the firm’s execution of the corporate governance program on behalf of clients invested in equities, corporate fixed income, and multi-asset strategies. Yumi is a member of the firm’s Proxy and Governance Committee. She is also a member of the Responsible Investment team and supports the integration of ESG factors into the investment process. Prior to joining AllianceBernstein, she was a member of BlackRock’s Investment Stewardship team for 15 years.

She is a member of the Investment Company Institute Proxy Issues Working Group (ICI), Council of Institutional Investors Governance Advisory Council (CII) and Sustainability Accounting Standards Board Standards Advisory Group (SASB SAG). She holds a BA from the University of California at Berkeley.