Japan

Japan Association for CFO (JACFO)


IGTA Membership:
Full Member
Date of association formation:
January 10, 2000
Date association joined IGTA:
January 11, 2001

IGTA Representative
Hiroshi Yaguchi
Tel:
00 81 3 3556 0931
Fax:
Address:
102-0093 Shiozaki building2- 7-1
Hirakawacho
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
Japan


Association General Enquiries
Tel:
00 81 3 3556 2334
Fax:
Address:
102-0093 Shiozaki building2- 7-1
Hirakawacho
Chiyoda-ku
Tokyo
Japan

Association Technical Enquiries
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Association Membership:
(at March 2015) Members (by headcount) - 2000
Corporate Member - 210
Membership Criteria:
Board approval, no voting right
Education and Training:

The association offers three exam-based certifications for treasury and financial Professionals. 1,700 members have passed the examinations and have achieved the certifications.

(1) The General CFO certification is outstanding program ranging from MBA basic essentials to practical finance techniques, with ten binders.

(2) The Global CFO (CCM) certification is developed for educating
Japanese financial professionals by partnership with the Association for Financial Professionals (AFP). This program is designed to measure an individual's mastery of the fundamental knowledge required to perform the functions of the cash manager in the Japanese business environment.

(3) The Standard CFO certification is an elementary course for the
Global CFO certification.

Other Activities:
The association offers CFO Seminar for members twice a month.
Officers/Governance:
Controlling body - Board meeting of the association
Number of the board - 16
Board meetings - every 3 months
chairman - Toyoo Gyohten
Association Journal and/or Publications:
CFO FORUM/Association journal published quarterly
Annual Conference:
CFO FORUM JAPAN held once a year, several seminars held frequently for members