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Shigeru Nishiyama, Ph.D., CPA

Shigeru Nishiyama, Ph. D., CPA

 Dr. Nishiyama is a Visiting Professor of Stanford University. He is a professor of Graduate School of Commerce (MBA Program) at Waseda University, teaching Accounting and Corporate Finance. Also he is a member of the M&A Research Committee of Economic and Social Research Institute in Cabinet Office, Government of Japan.

Before joining Waseda University as a faculty member in 2002, he had been working as a CPA at Tohmatsu & Co., which is a member firm of Deloitte Touche & Co. and as an independent financial consultant. He performed various kinds of projects, such as auditing, IPO consulting, M&A consulting, management control system consulting and training for managers in several Japanese companies.   

His current interest focuses on management control systems for innovation driven companies, start up and growing companies and social ventures.

He holds a BA in Economics from Waseda University, an MBA from the Wharton School at University of Pennsylvania and Doctor of Philosophy from Waseda University.

Contact: snishiya at stanford dot edu
                   snishiya at waseda dot  jp