Katsutoshi Takehana is a researcher for the Financial Technology and Market Research Department (FTMR), NRI. Prior to joining FTMR in 2012, Mr. Takehana has been in consulting division at NRI and involved in research and consulting activities for the government administration offices. He had led several projects such as development of macro-economic model for the policy analysis, development of real estate price indices and improvement of capital stock statistics in Japanese SNA. In FTMR, Mr. Takehana plays a key role in money flow analysis and monetary policy research.
Mr. Takehana is also an external adviser for the public cash management committee at Saitama prefecture, Shiga prefecture, Toyama prefecture and Yokohama city.