E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.
Chief Analyst, Mitsubishi UFJ Research and Consulting; Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Strategic Management, Chuo University; Member, Sub-Committee on Unfair Trade Policy and Measures Trade Policy Committee, Industrial Structure Council, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, (METI); Member, Comprehensive Research on the Current International Trade/Investment System, Research Institute of Economy, Trade and Industry (RIETI). Former: Associate Professor, Chuo University; Associate Professor, Tsukuba University; Specialized Assistant, Japanese Mission in Geneva, in charge of trade in services of WTO; Fellow, Institute for International Economic Law, GULC. Has been teaching international economic law and trade policy at several universities; researching laws and regulations relating to trade in services; contributing to the capacity building of WTO/EPA focusing trade in services in developing countries as an expert of Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA). LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center (GULC).