Associate, Abe, Ikubo & Katayama
Legal Intern, UNHCR Tokyo Office
Legal Apprentice, Legal Research & Training Institute of Japan
Independent Accounting Consultant
Audit Professional, KPMG Azsa LLC
Master’s Degree in Management of Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology Graduate School of Innovation Management
LL.B., Keio University
Daiichi Tokyo Bar Association
The Japanese Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Koichiro Sato started his career as an audit professional at KPMG Azsa LLC upon passing the CPA examination in 2008. He has a background as an accounting specialist/CPA in the fields of financial auditing, accounting advisory and M&A due diligence. Mr. Sato is licensed as both attorney at law and CPA in Japan. He spent most of his childhood in Canada, and is able to read, write and speak both Japanese and English.
Mr. Sato’s practice covers a broad range of corporate legal affairs. In particular, in addition to regularly handling restructuring and insolvency cases, he specializes in international legal affairs, utilizing his ability to communicate effectively in English.