The Japan Forum

Board of Trustees Term of office: Four years

Chairperson:

NOMA Yoshinobu
President and CEO, Kodansha Ltd.

Trustees:

ADACHI Naoki
Senior Advisor,Toppan Printing Co. Ltd.

KISAKA Ryuichi
President, Oji Paper Co., Ltd.

KITAJIMA Yoshinari
President, Dai Nippon Printing

MANOSHIRO Fumio
Chairman & Director, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.

NAGASE Shin
Outside Director, Mitsubishi Estate Co., Ltd.

TOYOIZUMI Toshiro
Senior Advisor, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Holdings Co., Ltd.

YAMANE Ryu
Corporate Advisor, Kodansha Ltd.

Board of Directors Term of office: Two years

President:

WATANABE Koji*
Former Ambassador to Russia

Executive Director (full-time):

MIZUGUCHI Keiko*

Directors:

KANEMARU Tokuo
Senior Vice President and Board Member, Kodansha Ltd.

KOSHIMIZU Masaru
Professor Emeritus, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

SAKAI Kazumi
Professor, Keio University

SATO Gun-ei
Professor, Meiji University

UYENO Tazuko
Director, NPO Research Institute for Japanese Language Education

*Board representative

Auditors Term of office: Two years

SHIMIZU Itaru
Certified Public Accountant

SHIRAISHI Mitsuyuki
Corporate Auditor, Kodansha Ltd.

Advisors Term of office: Two years

HO Keito
Former President, Health Insurance Society for Temporary Workers

KITAJIMA Yoshitoshi
Chairman, Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd.

MIKI Shigemitsu
Honorary Advisor, MUFG Bank, Ltd.

O’HARU Atsushi
Executive Officer, Nippon Paper Industries Co., Ltd.

SAKAI Kazuhiko
Senior Managing Director, Nippon Shuppan Hanbai, Inc.

SUZUKI Takao
Professor Emeritus, Keio University

TANAKA Mikihiro
Vice President, Tohan Corporation

YOSHIDA Kensaku
Professor, Sophia University

Secretariat

Secretary General:

SUZUKI Ritsuko

Chief Administrative Officer:

FUJIKAKE Toshiya

Chief Program Officer:

MURONAKA Naomi

Senior Program Officer:

CHIBA Miyuki
NAGAE Haruko

Staff:

MIYAGAWA Saki
MORI Ryosuke
NAKANO Atsushi
SHIBATA Mikiko
SHIM Hyunmin

As of November 2019