Shinji Nakamura

Shinji Nakamura


Shinji Nakamura, an active member of the JICPA and the Daini Tokyo Bar Association, is an accounting and corporate disclosure expert. Since 2000, he has been assisting domestic and international clients with various types of securities offerings, and offering multi-dimensional advice on accounting, corporate disclosure and auditing regulations. He also has expertise in IFRS-related rules and regulations, and responses to accounting scandals as well as dispute resolutions arising as a result of such incidents.

Nakamura Shinji

Practice Areas

Practice Groups

  • Corporate Transaction Group
  • Capital Markets Group
  • Financial Services & Transactions Group
  • Tax Law Group
  • Corporate Crisis Management Practice Group


Mar 1999 The University of Tokyo (LL.B.)
May 2008 University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign (Master of Science in Accountancy with Certificate for Academic Excellence)
Jun 2008 - Jul 2009 KPMG LLP (Chicago) Federal Tax
Jul 2011 - Jul 2013 Worked for the Corporate Accounting and Disclosure Division of the Financial Services Agency


"Tips for Narrative Disclosure of Annual Securities Report" Junkan Keiri Jouhou No.1610 (May 1, 2021)
Apr 2021
Apr 2021
Basics of KAM (Key Audit Maters) for Those Who in Charge of Shareholder Affairs - Based on Early Adoption Cases Tokyo Association of Shareholder Affairs Journal Vol. 827 (November 2020)
Dec 2020
Case of Early Adoption of Key Audit Matters (KAM) in Japan Shiryou-ban Shoji Houmu August 2020 (Japanese)
Sep 2020
Aug 2020
Aug 2020
Lecture on Disclosure of Annual Securities Report in response to Amendment to Disclosure Regulations Tokyo Association of Shareholder Affiairs Journal Vol. 817 (December 2019) (Japanese Only)
Jan 2020
Basics of Financial Instruments and Exchange Act for Those Who Handles Shareholder Affairs - featuring disclosure rules and market rules Tokyo Association of Shareholder Affiairs Journal Vol. 812 (June/July 2019)(Japanese Only)
Aug 2019
Accounting Governance on Voluntary Reserve Disclosure & IR 2019/02 vol.8 (Japanese)
Feb 2019
Feb 2019
Business Mathematics Examination Experience Mathematics Certification Institute of Japan (website)
Sep 2018
Basics of Corporate Accounting for Those Who Handles Shareholder Affairs - featuring Stockholders Equity Tokyo Association of Shareholder Affiairs Journal Vol. 801 (June/July 2018)(Japanese Only)
Aug 2018
How to get along with your minority shareholders? Junkan Keiri Jouhou No.1499 (December 20, 2017)
Dec 2017
Jan 2017
Three Case Studies – How to Determine if Timely-Disclosure is Required Junkan Keiri Jouhou No.1461 (November 1, 2016)
Oct 2016
A Study on the definition of “subsidiary” RID Disclosure News 2015/4 vol.28
Apr 2015
Dec 2014
Dec 2014
Nov 2013
Oct 2013
Amendment to Guideline of Cabinet Order of Corporate Disclosure Junkan Keiri Jouhou No.1355 (August 10, 2013)
Aug 2013
Amendment to Cabinet Order Concerning Corporate Disclosure Accounting and Auditing Journal, December 2012
Nov 2012
Apr 2012
Apr 2012
Securities World 2005 Securities World 2005
May 2005


Sep 17, 2021
Apr 26, 2021
Mar 9, 2021
Oct 22, 2020
Aug 23, 30, 2019
May 2015

Professional Admissions

  • Japan (2000)
  • JICPA (2006)
  • California (2009)
  • RCPA (2009)

Professional and Academic Associations

  • Daini Tokyo Bar Association
  • Certified Public Accountant, Tokyo Chapter, JICPA
  • The State Bar of California (Inactive)
  • The Institute of Internal Auditors
  • CFA Institution / CFA Society of Japan
  • Security Analysts Association of Japan, Certified Member
  • Fellow of The Institute of Actuaries of Japan (President’s Award of 2016)


  • Japanese (first language)
  • English