Asia-Oceania Office Director
Mr Takemura is the Director of the IFRS Foundation’s Asia-Oceania Office in Tokyo and is responsible for day-to-day operation of the office and also the central point of contact in the region. Before being appointed as Director of the IFRS Foundation’s Asia-Oceania Office, he was a partner at Deloitte and has extensive experience in auditing and tax for multinational companies, including overseas assignment in Melbourne and also in London.
Mr Takemura has worked in standard-setting since 2008. He was a technical manager of the Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ) and, from 2009 to 2011, he worked for the International Accounting Standards Board under a fellowship from the ASBJ. Mr Takemura studied business and commerce in Keio University in Tokyo and is a certified public accountant of Japan.