Accounting Standards Board of Japan
Financial Accounting Standards Foundation
Sustainability Standards Board of Japan

Working Group


The ASBJ has set up the Working Group: Endorsement of IFRS to carry out the endorsement process of accounting standards and interpretations (“Standards”) issued by the IASB and to determine whether Standards could be accepted in Japan, so as to develop the Japan’s Modified International Standards (JMIS): Accounting Standards Comprising IFRSs and the ASBJ Modifications.



Atsushi Itabashi Director, ASBJ


Kenichi Akiba Professor, Faculty of Commerce, Waseda University
Hiroki Ishibashi Expert, Global Accounting Management Department, Accounting Division, TOSHIBA Corporation
Goro Kumagai Senior Fellow, Industry-Government-Academia Collaboration Office, Global Strategy Department, Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd.*
Shuichi Takahata Manager, Financial Planning Group, Financial Planning Division, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
Michiaki Matsumoto Chief Manager, Head of Dept., Financial Accounting & Tax Dept., Accounting & Finance Div., Nippon Steel Corporation
Takao Kamiya Vice Chair, ASBJ
Nami Yamaguchi Board Member, ASBJ

*Board Member of the ASBJ (part-time)


Masayoshi Ogiwara Translation Project Manager, ASBJ
Shuji Ito Project Manager, ASBJ