Join us in Tokyo to support the launch of a GARP Japan Chapter, hosted by GARP and senior risk leaders, Mr. Akira Yamamoto, FRM and Mr. Stefano Spillo, FRM, with the support of local risk professionals. Ms. Minako Yoneyama from PRI (Principles for Responsible Investment) will present trends and challenges that global investors are facing when addressing responsible investing. She will share:
The evening will also include an award ceremony to recognize newly certified FRMs, SCRs, and ERPs. Following a Q&A discussion, attendees will have the opportunity to share best practices and expand their network with peers from the local risk community.
Registration for the live in-person event is open to the first 50 registrants. Since space is limited, we kindly request attendees who are no longer able to attend contact firstname.lastname@example.org to free up their seat.
This event will be held in Japanese.
18:30 - 19:00: Registration
19:00 - 19:05: GARP Introduction
19:05 - 19:15: Opening Remarks by Mr. Akira Yamamoto, FRM
19:15 - 19:50: “Responsible Investing Challenges for Global Investors” by Ms. Minako Yoneyama
19:50 - 19:57: Ceremony for newly certified FRMs and SCRs
19:50 - 19:57 Closing Remarks by Mr. Stefano Spillo, FRM
20:00 - 21:00: Networking (Drinks & Buffet)
Kanda-Nishikicho 3-28, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8459Attendees qualify for 1 GARP CPD credit.
January 18, 2023
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Kanda-Nishikicho 3-28, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 101-8459Register Now
Relationship Manager, Signatory Relation, PRI
Stefano Spillo, FRM
Risk Manager, Vice President, Nikko Asset Management Group
Akira Yamamoto, FRM
Chief Risk Officer, SMBC Nikko Securities Inc
Executive Officer – CRO SMBC Nikko Securities and Executive Officer – Deputy CRO Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc.
Vice President Risk Manager Nikko Asset Management
Portfolio Manager Product Management PineBridge Investments
Global Markets Planning SMBC Nikko Securities
Minako Yoneyama joined the PRI in 2017. She supports signatories and promotes responsible investment in Japan. Previously Minako worked at a leading U.S-based provider of financial and industry data and research where she managed marketing for the Japan market. Before that she had a role in market development at an international credit rating agency and served as an Account Manager at a financial services firm.
Since its founding in 2006, the Principles for Responsible Investment have become an integral part of the responsible investment community, helping to promote and implement responsible investment policies across global markets. Over 5,000 organizations have endorsed the six principles of the PRI. Based on changes in investor mandates, client expectations, and legal requirements, changes in responsible investment intent and practices should be expected.