Nihon Pro Mahjong Kyoukai
|Inception||2001 (Legal status change in 2010)|
|Leader||Mr. Takeshi Igarashi, Representative of the BoD|
The Nihon Pro Mahjong association 「日本プロ麻雀協会」 (Nihon puro maajan kyoukai, informally called "Kyoukai") is a professional organization of competitive mahjong players. The board of directors' representative of the NPM association is Mr. Igarashi.
As of June 2020, NPM currently has 461 members.