Eric Yoss, Governor

Eric Yoss is Chief Risk Officer for Mizuho Financial Group's Operations in the Americas. Additionally, Eric is CRO for Mizuho Americas, LLC and Mizuho Bank USA. Mr. Yoss joined Mizuho in January 2016 and is responsible for risk management oversight of all risk types across all legal entities and bank branches in the Americas.


Prior to joining Mizuho, Mr. Yoss held several senior roles at Barclays, most recently as Head of Risk for the Americas and Chief Risk Officer for Barclays' US Broker/Dealer, Barclays Capital, Inc. In prior positions at Barclays, Eric was a member of the Executive Risk Committee for Barclays' Investment Bank with global risk management oversight of traded credit, loan syndication risk, securitization financing and trading, commercial mortgage securitization and trading, and derivative counterparty risk. 


Mr. Yoss has also worked at Deutsche Bank where he was a member of the Management Committee for Global Market Risk with oversight of all proprietary trading and hedge fund principal investing. Eric joined Deutsche Bank from J.P. Morgan where he held several positions across Structured Finance, Credit Portfolio and Risk Management. 


Eric is married with three children and lives in Summit, NJ.