Aiko Sekine is the Chairman and President of the Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants. She has had extensive experience in audits of financial statements for Japanese US SEC registrants and audits of financial statements under Japanese Corporate Law and Financial Instruments and Exchange Law as partner of PwC Aarata in Japan.
Before becoming the Chairman and President, she served as Deputy President and Executive Board Member of JICPA, with proven records of contributions in areas of quality control, professional ethics, auditing standards, accounting standards and IFRS, as well as in international affairs. She was the board member of International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants (IESBA) from 2008-2010.
Aiko Sekine graduated from the School of Science and Engineering of Waseda University in Tokyo.