Kenneth Y. Tanji

Executive Vice President, Prudential Financial, Inc.
Director since 2023


  • Audit Committee 
  • Finance Committee


Current Public Company Directorships:

  • None


Prior Public Company Directorships:

  • None



Executive Vice President of Prudential Financial, Inc. since March 15, 2024 and Chief Financial Officer of Prudential Financial, Inc. from December 2018 to March 2024, overseeing global financial management matters, including financial reporting, investor relations, treasury, tax, corporate development, and actuarial.  Senior Vice President and Treasurer at Prudential Financial, Inc. from March 2013 to November 2018.  Chief Financial Officer of Prudential’s International businesses, January 2010 to March 2013; Senior Financial Officer of Prudential Annuities, August 2006 to January 2010.  Trustee and treasurer for the New Jersey Institute for Social Justice.


MBA - Finance, University of Minnesota; BA – Economics, Yale University

Skills and Qualifications:

  • In-depth knowledge of public company accounting and financial matters, as well as corporate development, gained from various leadership positions.
  • Deep understanding of enhancing shareholder value in a complex enterprise.
  • Strong track record of inclusive leadership and supporting diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace.
  • Extensive knowledge of our service territory benefitting our large, diverse customer base.