Title: IESBA Technical Advisor for Hironori Fukukawa
Masahiro Yamada is Partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers Arata LLC based in Tokyo, and has been responsible for independence matters since July 2016. Mr. Yamada has been auditing a number of multi-national clients since he became a CPA in 1987.
Mr. Yamada is a member of the Japanese Institute of Certificed Public Accountants and has served as a member of the Ethics Committee of the JICPA since 2016. Mr. Yamada has a bachelor fo commerce from Keio University in Tokyo.