Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC)
1986 M.S., Applied Chemistry, School of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
1988 Completed Master's program in Applied Chemistry, Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Waseda University
1995 M.B.A., Yale University, USA
1988 Joined Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd. in charge of LNG receiving terminal operation management, LNG procurement and contract negotiation (commercial and technical), LNG technology development, management of international LNG conferences, overseas LNG infrastructure development, and overseas assignment (New York, Singapore). Transferred to JOGMEC as a secondee in 2019.