Takeyuki Ishida is the Head of Japanese Research. Takeyuki has more than 15 years of experience in Japanese corporate governance issues, and is a recognized public speaker and writer on governance. He is based in Tokyo, working at ISS in Tokyo since 2005, and became the Head of Japan Research in 2008.
Prior to joining ISS, was a Research Analyst at Investor Responsibility Research Center (IRRC) in Washington DC from covering Japanese corporate governance and shareholder meetings. Takeyuki participated in the Working Group of Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) that drafted Japan’s Principles for Responsible Institutional Investors (the Japanese Stewardship Code), and was also a Member of corporate governance study group for Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry. He is a Chartered Member of the Security Analysts Association of Japan.
Takeyuki holds a Master of Arts in International Affairs from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS).