Junichi Kanda
Junichi Kanda

Executive Officer
Money Forward, Inc.

After graduating from the Tokyo University faculty of Economics in 1994, Junichi Kanda joined Bank of Japan.

At the International Department and Financial Markets Department in Bank of Japan, he engaged in research on cross border credit and cash flow.

After receiving his MA on International & Development Economics from Yale University, since 2004, he has been in charge of monitoring and examination of major Japanese banks and international financial institutions in Japan.

From 2011 to 2012, he temporary transferred to Nippon Life Insurance Company and was responsible for the management of credit and market risks.

Also, from 2015 to 2017, he temporary transferred to Financial Services Agency and was responsible for the research and planning of payment reform and Fintech as a Director.

He joined Money Forward in 2017. He is a Director of Fintech Association of Japan.