George Iguchi

Country
Japan
Nissay Asset Management
Job Title:
Chief Corporate Governance Officer
Areas of Expertise:
  • Accounting and auditing practices
  • Integrated business reporting
  • Shareholder responsibilities
  • Shareholder rights

George Iguchi is Chief Corporate Governance Officer and Senior General Manager of the Equity Investment Department at Nissay Asset Management, responsible for stewardship activities and equity research. 

He is Board Governor of International Corporate Governance Network (ICGN) from 2015, and also a member of IFRS advisory council from 2019.He is a member of a Technical Committee at Accounting Standards Board of Japan (ASBJ), Disclosure Working Group and Audit Committee of Business Accounting Council at Financial Services Agency (FSA), the Forum for Integrated Corporate Disclosure and ESG Dialogue Forum at Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI), etc.

His published reports and books include: ““Effective Disclosure of financial and non-financial information for ESG investments ”,Shoji-homu(2018),co-author of “Corporate Governance and Sustainable Growth of Corporates”, Shoji-homu(2018), co-author of “Practical Introduction to Corporate Governance Code”, Nikkei BP(2018),“The materiality of ESG factors on Corporate Value”, Securities Analysts Journal 51 (2013), “Corporate Governance with a Narrative Story”, Shoji-homu (2014), etc. 

 He received BA in Economics from Osaka University and is a CFA charter holder.