Baker Tilly International Announces Expansion in Japan

Baker Tilly International has strengthened its coverage in Japan by adding a leading Tokyo based firm, Nihombashi Corporation, to the network effective immediately.

Geoff Barnes, CEO and president of Baker Tilly International, said: “We are excited that quality firms like Nihombashi Corporation want to be part of our global network. We are always looking for firms that share our values and have an outstanding commitment to client service.”

Founded in 1952, the firm delivers a range of audit services through its 12 partners and 40 professional staff. Their distinguished client list includes household names along with many multinational corporations with foreign subsidiaries. The firm’s chairman, Katsushi Kuroda, is one of the country’s prominent figures on audit standards and is currently the vice chairman of the Board of Discipline Review of the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants (JICPA). In addition to this Mr Kuroda is an internal auditor of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. Previously he was a vice chairman of the JIPCA.

Katsushi Kuroda, Chairman of Nihombashi Corporation stated: “We are honoured to be welcomed into the Baker Tilly International family. This is an exciting time for our firm. Our multinational and local clients will benefit immensely from the expertise of the global network and we are keen to promote the wide range of services that are now available to them through our membership of Baker Tilly International”.

Full contact details of Nihombashi Coroporation can be found on the Worldwide Directory.