Ken Tanji is senior vice president and treasurer at Prudential Financial, Inc., responsible for the company’s capital and liquidity management, corporate finance, banking and cash management.
Prior to transitioning into his current role as senior vice president and treasurer, Tanji served as chief financial officer of Prudential’s International Businesses. In this position, he was responsible for the financial and actuarial management of Prudential’s International Insurance and Investment businesses that operate in 10 countries in Asia, South America and Europe.
Previously, Tanji was senior financial officer of Prudential Annuities. He joined Prudential Annuities in 2006 and was responsible for its financial reporting, planning, analysis and capital management functions. In addition, he was Prudential’s business representative for its retail brokerage joint venture with Wachovia Securities from 2003 through 2009.
Tanji also served as vice president of Finance for Prudential’s asset management businesses, including Prudential Investment Management (now PGIM), Prudential Investments (now PGIM Investments), Prudential Mortgage Capital Company (now PGIM Real Estate Finance) and Prudential Real Estate Investors (now PGIM Real Estate). He also held various positions with Prudential Securities’ Private Client and Debt Capital Markets Groups. Tanji joined Prudential in 1988 with the group insurance and healthcare operation in Minneapolis.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Yale University and an MBA in finance from the University of Minnesota. Tanji is a Chartered Financial Analyst.