Consul General's Biography



Born on 4 January, 1967 in Hyogo Prefecture, Japan
Married, one daughter
Professional Experience
Nov. 2022 – Present Consul General,
Consulate General of Japan in Atlanta
Aug. 2019 – Oct. 2022 Minister, Deputy Head of Mission,
Embassy of Japan in Switzerland
May. 2019 – Jul. 2019 Chamberlain to HM the Emperor of Japan,
Imperial Household Agency, Japan
Sept. 2015 ー Apr. 2019 Chamberlain to HIH the Crown Prince of Japan,
Imperial Household Agency, Japan
Jul. 2014 – Sept. 2015 Director, Southwest Asia Division,
Southeast and Southwest Asian Affairs Department, MOFA, Japan
Jan. 2013 – Jul. 2014 Minister-Counselor, Deputy Head of Mission,
Embassy of Japan in the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan
Aug. 2011 – Dec. 2012 Counselor, National Policy Unit,
Cabinet Secretariat, Japan
Jul. 2009 – Aug. 2011 Senior Coordinator, Global Issues Cooperation Division,
International Cooperation Bureau, MOFA, Japan
Aug. 2006 – Jul. 2009 Counselor,
Embassy of Japan in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam
Sept. 2004 – Aug. 2006 Counselor,
Embassy of Japan in Italy
Apr. 2003 – Aug. 2004 Deputy Director, Consular Policy Division,
Consular Affairs Bureau, MOFA, Japan
Sept. 2002 – Mar. 2003 Deputy Director, Second Southeast Asia Division,
Asian and Oceanian Affairs Bureau, MOFA, Japan
Apr. 2000 – Aug. 2002 Deputy Director, Research and Programming Division,
Economic Cooperation Bureau, MOFA, Japan
Jul. 1993– Mar. 2000 Various Positions at MOFA, Japan
Oct. 1991 – Jul. 1993 Studied at the University of Oxford
Apr. 1990 Joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA), Japan
Mar. 1990 Graduated from The University of Tokyo (Law Faculty)