Toru Yoshikawa is Professor of Strategic Management at Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University. He received his Ph.D. in business policy from York University in Toronto, Canada. He was previously a faculty member at McMaster University in Canada and Nihon University in Japan. His main research interests include strategic and performance implications of corporate governance, corporate governance reforms and institutional change, corporate governance of family-controlled firms, and behaviors of corporate directors. He has published his research articles in such academic journals as Strategic Management Journal, Academy of Management Journal, Organization Science, Journal of Management, and Journal of Management Studies. His co-edited book on comparative corporate governance, The Convergence of Corporate Governance: Promise and Prospects, was published in 2012 from Palgrave MacMillan. Prior to his academic career, he was an investment banker in capital markets and investment banking areas with a Canadian financial institution in Tokyo and Toronto.