Dialogue partners

The Dialogue is supported by:
European Commission DG Internal Market and Services
The Internal Market and Services Directorate General (DG MARKT) is one of the Directorates General and specialised services which make up the European Commission. Its main role is to coordinate the Commission’s policy on the European Single Market and to seek the removal of unjustified obstacles to trade, in particular in the field of services and financial markets.
The Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA)
The FSA is responsible for ensuring stability of Japan's financial system, protection of depositors, insurance policyholders and securities investors, and smooth finance through such measures as planning and policymaking concerning the financial system, inspection and supervision of private sector financial institutions, and surveillance of securities transactions.

The Dialogue is sponsored by:
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
PwC is a network of firms in 158 countries with close to 169,000 people who are committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. The firm's overall gross revenues for the 12-month period ending on 30 June 2011 were up by 10% on FY 2010 at US$29.2 billion, the strongest rate of growth that the network has achieved since the onset of the economic crisis in 2008, reflecting a combination of the PwC network’s commitment to investing in its people and its businesses throughout the economic downturn, and a global strategy focused on providing quality, flexibility and value.

Dialogue academic partners are:
National University of Singapore
A leading global university centred in Asia, the National University of Singapore (NUS) is Singapore's flagship university which offers a global approach to education and research with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise. Its 16 faculties and schools across three campus locations in Singapore – Kent Ridge, Bukit Timah and Outram – provides a broad-based curriculum underscored by multi-disciplinary courses and cross-faculty enrichment.
Seoul National University
Its origins date back to the late nineteenth century when Korean Emperor Gojong established modern higher education institutions which later became part of SNU. It is South Korea's first national university and the country's leading research university, committed to diversifying its student body and faculty, fostering global exchange, and promoting path-breaking research in all fields of knowledge.
The University of Tokyo
The University of Tokyo, also known as "Todai" was established in 1877 as the first national university in Japan. As a leading research university, Todai offers courses in essentially all academic disciplines at both undergraduate and graduate levels and conducts research across the full spectrum of academic activity.
The European Corporate Governance Institute
The ECGI is an international scientific non-profit association. We provide a forum for debate and dialogue between academics, legislators and practitioners, focusing on major corporate governance issues and thereby promoting best practice.

The Dialogue is sponsored by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).