Megumi Terayama has studied Responsible Investment, especially focusing on shareholder stewardship and corporate governance as a Managing Director of the Institute of Social System Research, Nikko Research Center, Inc. She also supports Japanese corporations for investor-oriented ESG related disclosure including integrated reporting. She has more than five years of experience as a Senior Consultant at Mercer Japan, where she was a member of the Responsible Investment global team. Previously, Megumi worked in the corporate risk management consultancy services at KPMG Business Assurance, focused on internal control and corporate governance issues. She also worked for the Tokyo-Mitsubishi Bank, (currently, MUFG Bank) as treasurer, sales officer for structured products and foreign bonds and leader of derivative sales team.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Kyoto University and a master’s degree in public affairs from School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University.