Masaaki Shirakawa

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Masaaki Shirakawa
Occupation Advisory Board Member
Employer Promontory Financial Group
Location Tokyo

Masaaki Shirakawa is an advisory board member at Promontory Financial Group and a special professor of international politics and economics at Aoyama Gakuin University.[1][2]


Shirakawa served as the governor of the Bank of Japan from 2008 to 2013. He joined the Bank of Japan in 1972.[3]


He received a B.A. in Economics from The University of Tokyo in 1972 and an M.A. in Economics in 1977 from the University of Chicago.