Board Member

(As of January 1, 2024)

Director (Outside)

Atsuko Nishimura

Career summary and concurrently held positions
April 1979 Joined Ministry of Foreign Affairs
June 1997 Director, First Africa Division, Middle Eastern and African Affairs Bureau
August 1999 Counselor/Minister, Permanent Mission of Japan to the United Nations
June 2001 Minister, Embassy of Japan in Belgium
September 2004 Professor, School of Law, Tohoku University
June 2008 Administrative Vice President, Japan Foundation
April 2012 Senior Councilor, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation
April 2014 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
July 2016 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary in charge of Women, Human Rights and Humanitarian Affairs
June 2017 Outside Director, INPEX Corporation (incumbent)
(Concurrently held positions) Outside Director, TAISEI CORPORATION