Eiichi is KPMG’s global IFRS valuation and impairment leader. In this role, he is responsible for leading the development of KPMG’s guidance on valuation and impairment, helping to promote global consistency. Eiichi is the regional head of the Department of Professional Practice for Asia Pacific, which ensures the consistent application of IFRS® Standards throughout the Asia Pacific region. Eiichi is also head of the Department of Professional Practice accounting group in Japan. There, he leads a team of KPMG partners and managers who provide technical accounting support to audit engagement teams. He has been a partner in KPMG’s audit practice since 2006, working extensively with companies in a variety of sectors.