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Tuesday 20 August 2019

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Advisory Council members


Hidetake Ishihara


Hidetake Ishihara, IFRS Advisory Council

Hidetake Ishihara is Executive Officer, Head of Accounting & Finance Division, Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation.

He represents Keidanren, the Japan Business Federation, on the IFRS Advisory Council. Keidanren supports the corporate activities that contribute to the self-sustaining development of the Japanese economy and improvement in the quality of life by establishing a consensus in the business community on a variety of domestic and international issues for their steady and prompt resolution.

He is a member of the Standards Advisory Council at the Japanese Financial Accounting Standards Foundation and was also once a member of the Accounting Standards Boards of Japan.

He holds a BA degree in law from the University of Tokyo and a Master degree in management from the London Business School.