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Koichi Ishikura

Koichi Ishikura 
Director & Chief Officer for International Affairs and Research, Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA)

Koichi Ishikura has been involved with international affairs since he joined the Japan Securities Dealers Association (JSDA) in September 2005. He was appointed Director & Chief Officer for International Affairs and Research in July 2015.

Prior to joining the JSDA, Mr. Ishikura worked for the Ministry of Finance, mainly in its International Bureau. During 1990 to 1992, he served as Assistant to the Executive Director for Japan on the Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). From 1998 to 2002, he worked at the Japanese Representative Office (Tokyo Office) of the Asian Development Bank as Deputy Resident Director.