Naoko Nemoto

Professor, Waseda Business School


Naoko Nemoto is a professor at Waseda Business School (Graduate School of Business and Finance).

As former financial economist at the Asian Development Bank Institute and managing director at Standard & Poor’s Ratings Services, her research includes monetary policy, banking, financial inclusion and sustainable finance. Before that she was an economist and analyst at the Bank of Japan.
She is a member of the Advisory Board of Japan’s Ministry of Finance and Ministry of internal Affairs and Communication. She has authored three books on finance and edited one book on Fintech.

Naoko has a BA in law from Waseda University, Tokyo, an MBA from the University of Chicago, and a PhD in finance from Hitotsubashi University, Tokyo.

She is a board member of the Government Pension Investment Fund Japan., and Mizuho Bank.