AYAKO NAKAYAMA is currently the Representative Director of Japan IR Association. She has created and executed projects in the field of education, strategy, and business development in Japan’s IR industry. She contributes to develop and expand Japan IR Industry associating with domestic and international organizations. She also serves technical IR translation to the Japan government and private sectors. Ms. Nakayama also serves President of consulting company in Tokyo. Earlier her career, she worked as a digital strategic consultant for international brands.