February 2011

Our vision for our Shipping Fund Business in Singapore was introduced in Marine Money, Asia Edition (distributed on February 24)

A newsletter from Singapore's Marine Money Asia, the Marine Money, Asia Edition (distributed on February 24), introduced our company's approach to thinking outside the box of an accounting firm and expanding business into the marine transportation area, as well as the outlook for our Shipping Fund Business in Singapore, through an interview with our advisor, Mr. Tomomi Kihara.

Tomomi Kihara
Mar 1984
Kyushu University, Faculty of Law
Apr 1984
Joined Long-term Credit Bank of Japan, Limited (old name) / Shinsei Bank (new name) Engaged in ship finance operation and capital markets business Experienced Eigyo Dai-Hachi (No.8) Manager (shipping, rail area) and Takamatsu Branch Manager
Oct 2005
Launched Transportation Finance Group at Tokyo Star Bank and became General Manager of the group
Jan 2011
Joined Aoyama Sogo Accounting Office as Advisor
Apr 2011
Became Executive Officer of Maritime Group
He is now a member of Waseda University, Shipping Finance Law Research Institute and a visiting researcher at the Univ., Institute of Maritime Law.

Major Publications:

  • Ship Finance –Senpaku Kinyu Gaisetsu-, Kaiji press co.,ltd. issue
  • Viewpoints of Ship Owner's Management (Senshu Keiei no Shiza), The Japan Shipping Exchange, Inc. issue
  • Hatou Retsuden, now on published in THE JAPAN MARITIME DAILY