Global Standards for the world economy

Tuesday 23 May 2017

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Noriaki Shimazaki

Noriaki ShimazakiAdvisor

Mr Shimazaki is a former Trustee of the IFRS Foundation and currently serves as chairman or member of various foundations and associations, and continues to take important roles in Japanese business society. Using his network in international business field, he assists the Asia-Oceania Office in promoting the adoption and implementation of IFRS in the region.

Previously, he was a Special Advisor of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the largest trading companies in Japan. After joining Sumitomo in 1969, he took various important finance, accounting and management positions at Sumitomo Corporation in Tokyo and New York, including Executive Vice President and CFO.