is a partner at the firm. Koji was on secondment at the Supervisory Co-ordination Division of the Supervisory Bureau, at the Financial Services Agency, Japan as a fixed-term government official (January 2014 to December 2015). He worked on various compliance issues of insurance sector including AML/CFT, countermeasures against Anti-Social Forces, and personal data protections. His areas of practice are insurance and reinsurance, banking and finance, regulatory, corporate/M&A and cross-border transactions. Koji has contributed to several insurance-related publications.